RCBC Library Study Rooms

Reservations

  • The library has 4 study rooms that are available for current students, faculty and staff only. 

  • Study rooms can be reserved at the circulation desk, by phone, text, chat or through LibCal.

  • Study rooms may be reserved once a day, up to 4 hours per day. 

  • A room that has been reserved takes priority over walk-ins. 

  • Administrators have priority for room use, even if a student has made a reservation. 

  • Reservations are accepted up to 30 days in advance. 

  • The student that made the room reservation must check-in at the circulation desk and show current RCBC ID at the start of the reserved block.

  • The student that has made the room reservation will be responsible for the condition of the room.

  • Reservations are held for 10 minutes, after which the room can be given to another patron.

Occupancy 

  • Rooms can not exceed the posted capacity of 6 people.

  • Group study rooms are provided for groups of 2 or more (no more than 6).

  • Not for individual use, individuals can use a study carrel or other seating in library.

Personal Property 

  • The library/college is not responsible for unattended, lost, stolen or damaged personal items. 

  • Personal property that is left unoccupied will be removed by the library staff and will be taken to Public Safety at the end of the day. 

Privacy / Safety

  • College employees reserve the right to enter a group study room at any time without prior permission of the occupants.

  • When the study room is occupied, the lights must be left on at ALL times. 

  • Obstruction of windows is prohibited.

  • Occupants are prohibited from using any equipment that may be a fire hazard.

  • Furniture cannot be moved in or out of a study room. 

Behavior 

  • Smoking, sleeping, card playing, games, movie watching, club meetings and/or any other activities deemed to be disruptive will not be permitted in the study rooms. 

  • Voices should be kept at a low conversational level. Noise must be kept to a minimum; the rooms are NOT soundproof, so please be considerate of others. 

  • Public Safety will be called if failure to comply to the Group Study Room procedures, which can result  in eviction from the room and denial of future reservations.