LIBRARY HOURS

7:30am - 11:00pm

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Group Study Rooms

Group Study Rooms

Sims Library has 10 group study rooms on the fourth floor for collaborative study, class work and research. Study rooms will accommodate 2-6 persons and are available on a first-come, first served basis to the Southeastern community. Rooms may be checked out on the spot at the Circulation Desk with a valid Southeastern ID.

Need a larger collaborative space? Check out the Presentation Practice Studio.

Room Facilities

Study rooms are equipped with a table and chairs.  

Wireless access and electrical outlets are available in all study rooms.

Study rooms are equipped with a dry erase whiteboard, markers and eraser.

Use Policies

Group study rooms may be charged out to current Southeastern students, faculty, and staff only, with a valid Southeastern ID card and a current signed study room agreement.

Group study rooms are limited to a 2-hour loan period. Renewals are allowed if no other students are waiting.

The rooms are designed for group collaboration, not individual study. While individuals may use a room if available, please be gracious about surrendering the space if requested by a group.

Study rooms should not be left unattended. The Library is not responsible for the loss or theft of personal property.

Users are responsible for any damages to the room and its contents during use. Vandalism, activities threatening or disruptive to others will not be tolerated.

Key cards returned late are fined $1.00 per hour starting with the first minute overdue, up to $25.00. A $20 fee will be charged for any non-returned key card along with the maximum overdue fine.

No food allowed and only drinks in covered containers are permitted in the study rooms.

Furniture or equipment is not to be moved into or out of the study rooms except by authorized staff.

Group study rooms are not soundproof. Groups that are excessively noisy and disturb others may be asked to vacate group study rooms. 

Violation of these group study room policies may result in suspension of Library privileges. Please direct any questions to circulation desk at 985-549-3968.