Whether you are studying alone or with a group, watching a film or practicing for a presentation, the library has a space for you.
Student groups of 2 or more can use any of our three group study rooms. Each room varies regarding technology but all include a television, DVD/VHS player, white board/chalk board, and table with chairs. For more information or to make a reservation, please call (925) 631-4229. The Presentation Practice Room is located on the 3rd floor in the library and is equipped with a media control podium, a ceiling-mounted projector, a microphone, speakers, TV & a wall-mounted digital camera. This state of the art learning environment was designed to promote active & collaborative learning and knowledge creation while allowing students to practice & capture classroom presentations. For more information or to make a reservation, please call (925) 631-4229. Note: First time users should arrange for an IT tech to meet them for an orientation on the equipment; video capture on flashdrive requires 2G per 8 min.; remotes available at check out.
The reference room is strictly reserved for completely silent study. This room is located off the first floor lobby and has several tables and three computers for anyone needing a quiet space to work. Reservations not required.
Anyone needing to watch a film can use one of the media carrels located on the second floor. Each carrel includes a small monitor with DVD/VHS player. Headphones and remote controls are available at the Circulation desk. Reservations not required.
Faculty and staff needing a meeting space can reserve the conference room. This room includes a large table and chairs, Smartboard, computer, projector, and white board. For more information or to make a reservation please call (925) 631-4667 or (925) 631-4566.