Staff of learning ( ( )
Item Type Melee weapon
Artifact? No
Weight 15s
Danger Level Unknown
Material Wood

Staff of learning is a melee weapon and one of the Magic staves. It increases Learning while wielded, and temporarily boosts Learning when zapped.

It has typical stats of (+0, 1d8) {Le+2}. As with all of the magic staves, it can be generated with prefixes and suffixes.

Blessed Uncursed Cursed
Base recharge time
1250 5000 10000


Somewhat useful if zapped before reading spellbooks or learning Tactics from Bart.

Guaranteed/Common sources[]

They can be found in the same ways as any generic loot.

Greater Identify information[]

------------------ uncursed staff of learning (+0, 1d8) {Le+2}-----------------

When used in melee combat it grants a +0 bonus to hit and causes 1d8 points of damage.
When used in ranged combat it grants a +0 bonus to hit and causes 1d3 points of damage.

It modifies your learning attribute by +2.
It on average recharges in 625-5000 turns (depending on other factors).