Book a Study Space, Room, or Computer

On-campus students can now reserve a space in the Saint Mary's College Library. Off-Campus students:  Saint Mary's Rheem Campus now has reservable study spaces during the Fall 2020 Term.

Library Reservable Spaces (Available for on campus students 10/19/2020)

Reserve A LIBRARY STUDY SPACE, ROOM, OR COmputeR   

Reserve: Study space, room, or, computer 

How to Make a Reservation:

  • Make a reservation online using our online reservation system

  • Choose a study space, room, or computer 

  • You will receive an email confirmation to show library staff when you check-in

Reservation Check-in:

At your reserved time, go to the “Ask Us” Desk in the main lobby under the atrium:

Reservation Checkout:

Reservation Guidelines:

  • Sign the Gaels Wellness Pledge

  • Complete a Daily Health Screening via the LiveSafe App

  • Show student ID 

  • Have a space reservation for study space use 

  • Follow all health and safety guidelines, including:

    • maintaining physical distancing

    • wearing facial coverings

    • wiping surfaces before and after use with cleaning materials provided

  • All reservations are made through LibCal (students living on-campus only)

  • Reservations can be made up to seven days in advance

  • The maximum reservation time is two hours

  • “No Shows” forfeit their reservations after 15 minutes

  • Rooms include a flat-screen monitor, DVD/VHS player, whiteboard/chalkboard, and a table with a chair (students should bring their own whiteboard markers or chalk). Maximum capacity one student per room.

View our Floor Plans to see where your zone is located.

1st  Floor Plan

2nd Floor Plan

3rd  Floor Plan

For more information, visit the Library Service Desk or call (925) 631-4229.

The Rheem Off-Campus Student Study Space

RESERVE A STUDY SPACE AT RHEEM

The Rheem building at 380 Moraga Road will be open Monday-Thursday 7:30am-5:30pm and Friday 7:30am-2:00pm. Saint Mary’s staff will be on site during building hours to assist students. Parking is available, and the County Connection bus line (Route 6) is in service. Details about the SMC services and amenities available may be found below. 

Approved Users: SMC students residing off-campus (undergraduate or graduate students) 

Hours: Monday through Thursday 7:30am-5:30pm; Friday 7:30am-2pm

Services for off-campus students:

  • Reservable spaces for individual study (12 partitioned single-desk office spaces with doors, 1-2 fully enclosed single-desk offices, 1 conference room table seating 2-3, lounge seating for 2-3, outdoor tables)
  • SMC WiFi connectivity
  • Cloud Printing
  • Gael Pantry order pickup, Tuesdays and Thursdays, beginning Sept. 1
  • SMC Bookstore order pickup (off-campus students may choose Rheem book delivery option on the bookstore site)
  • Lamont Madden textbook pickup
  • Student ID pickup (Aug. 24-Sept. 4)

Student Requirements:

  • Sign the Gaels Wellness Pledge
  • Complete a Daily Health Screening via the LiveSafe App
  • Show student ID at entry
  • Have a space reservation for study space use (please stay tuned for details on reserving a study space)
  • Follow all health and safety guidelines, including:
    • maintaining physical distancing
    • wearing facial coverings
    • wiping surfaces before and after use with provided cleaning materials
  • If you have any further questions about the space, please contact Mike Hoffshire, SEAS Director at mdh10@stmarys-ca.edu or 925-631-4361.