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Library Classroom

Library Classroom (R-227)

Policy 

The Library Classroom (R-227) contains: R227 R227

  • 1 instructor computer workstation
  • 24 student computer workstations
  • PC Print station
  • LCD projector
  • whiteboard
  • document camera
  • DVD/VHS/CD players

Use of the Classroom for Library Instruction

 Priority is given to scheduling the classroom for instruction by librarians.

To schedule a course-related library instruction session, complete the online request form at least one week prior to the desired date of instruction.

The librarians are available to discuss options for instruction and assist in choosing the most appropriate sources relevant to the needs of your course.

Faculty Use of the Library Classroom

  • Faculty members may reserve the library classroom.
  • The library classroom can be reserved no more than three sessions per semester for any individual class. Librarian-led classes do not count toward these limits.
  • The library classroom cannot be reserved as the regular meeting place for a class.

Reserving the Library Classroom

We require reservations be made no more than 48 hours in advance and no less than 2 hours in advance.
To make a reservation, contact the library (library@parkland.edu or 217/373-3839).

Student Use of the Library Classroom

When not in use for library instruction or otherwise reserved, the library classroom may be open for general use by students.
Because of instructional demands, students may be asked to leave the classroom on short notice.
When not in use for library instruction or other classes, the library classroom functions as a quiet space.                                                                                                            

Covered beverages are allowed. Food is not allowed.

Updated 12/13/2011

Group Study

Group Study includes R226

  • table seating for ten people
  • a computer with wireless access, attached to a large monitor
  • a large monitor with WePresent, screen casting support for PCs and mobile devices
  • a telephone for calls made within the Parkland campus

Usage Policy R226 

Reservations are required. Users may have one reservation on the books at a time. Exceptions are made by the Director of the Library. R-226 may be reserved for a period of up to 4 hours. The room may be used for an additional 2 hours if the room is available. A reservation must be made each time a group wishes to use R-226. Exceptions must be approved in advance by the Director of the Library. R-226 must be vacated thirty minutes prior to the library closing. Covered beverages are allowed. The room must be left in a clean and orderly condition.

Reserving R-226

Email or call to make a reservation: library@parkland.edu 217-373-3839. The group name and contact person / phone number / e-mail address are required at the time the reservation is requested. Arrangements for conference calling can be requested at the time of the reservation.

Parkland College Library
2400 West Bradley Avenue
Champaign, IL 61821