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 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.
Presentation Practice Room
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. 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. For more information or to make a reservation, please call (925) 631-4229.