203 E. Jones Ave. #101, (210) 277-8574, rosellacoffee.com
Rosella Coffee is a spacious spot where you can post up for a couple hours. The coffee shop opens early on weekdays and closes at 9 M-Th; 10 p.m. Saturday and Friday.
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The Brown Coffee Company
1800 Broadway, Ste 1131, (210) 274-0702, browncoffeeco.com
The Brown Coffee Company is a quaint place to get some early morning studying done. While you're there, stock up on coffee gear for your home.
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22211 W IH-10 #1111, (210) 892-3010, cuppencake.com
The espresso bar and bakery lounge offers your classic coffee favorites, as well as baked goods and deli items.
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11255 Huebner Road #212, (210) 696-5080, beerknurd.com
Go at the right time and you'll have the patio all to yourself. Crowds pick up in the evening, but an early afternoon beer might be just what you need to push through those books.
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Cody Branch Library
11441 Vance Jackson Rd, (210) 207-9100, mysapl.org
If you're looking for a place that's really quiet in a central location, the Cody Branch Library will be your best friend. The library closes in the evening most days, but if you're looking for a quiet place to set up shop and study all day, Cody Branch is perfect.
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306 Pearl Pkwy #110, (210) 862-5582, bakerylorraine.com
Are you the kind of person who snacks while they study? Then Bakery Lorraine is the perfect place for you. Keep that sugar rush going while you study for your next exam.
Photo via Facebook/Bakery Lorraine
1414 S Alamo St. (210) 277-7045, halcyoncoffeebar.com
Halcyon is a great place to hit the books before heading to class. Perk up with their coffee selection, or chill out with a beer.
Photo via Facebook/Halcyon Southtown
UTSA John Peace Library
One UTSA Circle, (210) 458-4574, lib.utsa.edu
Not a UTSA student? No problem. As part of a public university, the JPL welcomes everyone to take advantage of its many quiet spots.
Photo via Flickr/JPL
Candlelight Coffee House
3011 N St Mary's St., (210) 738-0099, candlelightsa.com
The coffee house and wine bar is a one-stop shop for all your studying needs. Get coffee for when you first crack open your books, dinner during a mid-study break, and wine to help ease the pain of exams and papers. Candlelight is open until 11 p.m. most evenings and until midnight on the weekends perfect for those late night cram sessions.
Photo via Facebook/Candlelight
7114 UTSA Boulevard #103, (210) 233-9203, indycoffeeco.com
This coffee shop was made for students. Off UTSA Boulevard, Indy is a full service espresso bar that has a unique atmosphere and is truly a gem on the city's Northwest side.
Photo via Facebook/Indy Coffee