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Group Study Room Use Guidelines

General Guidelines

  • Lights must be on.
  • Enjoy small snacks and covered drinks, but not on computer work surfaces.
  • Groups of 2 or more are given preference.
  • Rooms accommodate between 4 and 8 people.
  • Do not remove furniture or computers from rooms.
  • Close the door to avoid disturbing other patrons.
  • Library staff monitor use of group study rooms.

You may be asked to vacate if any of the following apply:

  • No reservation
  • Reservation time expired
  • Too many people in room
  • Inappropriate use
  • Not with a group


  • Users are responsible for their personal belongings. Do not leave personal items unattended.

Acceptable use

  • Acceptable room uses are collaborative or individual study, instructor-student interaction, and tutoring.
  • Lansing Community College policies apply to room use.
  • Violation of Michigan criminal laws, including Michigan obscenity laws MCLA 752.361.752.374 is not tolerated.

Room Reservations

  • A valid StarCard is required to make reservations.
  • Room reservations can be made up to one month in advance by telephone, in person, and online.
  • Rooms may be reserved in two hour increments.
  • Reservations are posted daily outside each room.
  • Reservations are cancelled when the reservee does not arrive within 15 minutes of the scheduled reservation.

Software and Computers

  • Library staff are unable to offer in-depth instruction of software applications available on computers.
  • Users are responsible for supplying their own data storage devices.
  • Visit the Multimedia Desk for assistance with computers.
  • Please restart computers after use.
  • All files saved to Library computers will be deleted.

White Boards

  • Use appropriate markers on white boards.
  • White board markers and erasers can be checked out at the Multimedia Desk.

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