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Brody Learning Commons - Artist's Illustration

The Brody Learning Commons, named in honor of the university’s 13th President, William R. Brody and his wife, Wendy, is an extension and expansion of the Milton S. Eisenhower Library.  The building is situated on the south side of the existing library and will connect on several floors. 

Key Features

  • 500 new seats for studying
  • 15 group study rooms for collaboration
  • Seminar rooms
  • State-of-the-art Conservation lab space
  • Rare Books and Manuscript collection on display
  • Reading Room
  • A light-filled atrium
  • Lounge Area
  • Designed to LEED Silver standard

Expected Completion

Fall 2012

Facts and Figures

  • 40,000 gross square feet
  • 6 interconnecting Levels
  • 26 Feet below grade

Project Team

  • Architect:  Shepley Bulfinch Architects
  • Structural Engineer:  Morabito
  • MEP Engineer:  AKF
  • Civil Engineer:  RK&K
  • Landscape Consultants: MVLA
  • Construction Manager:  Lewis Construction
  • JHU Client Representative: Martin Kajic    
  • JHU Project Manager:  Jennifer Dawson

Related Links

Johns Hopkins University
Facilities & Real Estate
3910 Keswick Rd. Suite N3100
Baltimore, MD 21211
443.997.5302 / 443.997.3737