The first floor provides desktop computers, laptop lounge chairs, collaborative tables for studying, along with two printer/scanner/copiers and a copy card machine.
The circulation desk staff provides check out for books and items on reserve with your USC ID Card.
The reference desk is staffed with librarians to assist you with your library and research questions.
The science and engineering reference collection is housed on the compact shelving along with a general science reading room collection for recreational reading and a scholarly collection titled Finch Science Archive.
There is a New Books nook for reviewing the latest additions to the collection and a recharging station for your cell phone.
Three vending machines are available in the lobby for stationary, snacks, and drinks.