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Group Study Rooms Use and Regulations

Group and Individual Study Rooms are available to currently enrolled students, staff and faculty of North Carolina A&T for legitimate academic purposes that support the instruction, research and study needs of the University community. To ensure the best experience for all library visitors, we ask that you observe the following regulations when using one of the rooms. Using the rooms for unauthorized activities is prohibited and may result in the immediate loss of room privileges.

Availability

Individual and group study rooms may be requested for two-hour blocks on a first-come, first-served basis by visiting Circulation Desk on the first floor of the library. You may request a room when your group is ready to use it; advance reservations are not accepted.

Regulations

  1. Report missing or damaged technology and equipment immediately. You may call the Circulation Desk at: (336) 285-4164. 
  2. Individual Study rooms may have 2 people at most. Group Study Rooms must have at least 2 people, and at most 10, depending on the room.
  3. Other than bottled water, no food, drinks, or smoking of any kind is allowed in the rooms.
  4. Furnishings from other parts of the library may not be brought into the rooms without library permission. For inquiries, you may call the Circulation Desk at: (336) 285-4164.
  5. Leave the room neat and clean and in the condition that you found it.
  6. Rooms are not sound proof; conversations and discussions should be held at acceptable levels.
  7. Windows and doors may not be obstructed.
  8. Exit the room when your time is up and return the key to the front desk. All members of the group must exit the room before the key is turned in. During periods when demand exceeds supply, room reservations may not be renewed.

Unauthorized Activities

Include, but are not limited to:

  1. Sharing the room key with others.
  2. Using rooms for reasons other than classroom or academic research related activities.
  3. Using rooms for club/organization meetings.
  4. Playing cards and/or video games.
  5. Watching movies, sports, videos, YouTube, etc., for recreation.
  6. Criminal behavior such as equipment misuse, theft, overt sexual behavior, etc.

Fines & Fees

Patrons are responsible for the replacement cost of the key if it is lost or damaged.

ItemFee
Key $25.00
Processing Fee $10.00
Total (If Lost) $35.00
Summer Hours
Mon., May 21 – Fri., Aug. 3, 2015
Sunday 1–9pm
Monday–Thursday 7:30am–10pm
Friday 7:30am–5pm
Saturday 10am–4pm

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