Information Commons Guidelines

Access Policies:

The Information Commons is open to Molloy faculty, students, administrators and staff. Printers and laptop stations are available as well as desktop pc's. One desktop pc is equipped with a scanner. Color printing is available by request only. The Information Commons offers wireless connectivity for laptop and tablet users.

Supplies:

The Information Commons is equipped with basic office supplies for students' needs including markers, erasers, paper clips, tape, scissors, hole punchers, and staplers. Please ask the librarian for assistance.

Study Rooms:

Three study rooms are available for students and can hold up to six persons; the fourth study room has been assigned for tutoring only and is managed by AcE. Each room is equipped with a white board and a one touch computer on the wall. Rooms are assigned on a first come, first served basis unless the group desires a guarantee of availability. Study rooms can be reserved up to 48 hours in advance. In the event that a student is late, the room will be held for 15 minutes. More information on booking study rooms can be found here

Code of Conduct:

The Information Commons is a creative and open space for research, relaxation, and collaboration. Please adhere to the following guidelines in order to maintain a pleasent and safe enviorment.

Food & Beverages:

Please keep food and beverage use to a minimum and dispose of all trash. No food is allowed in the study rooms.

Quiet Areas:

Please keep cell phone use to a minumum to ensure a comfortable workspace for all. Be respectful of students using the study rooms and keep the noise level down.

Inappropriate Behavior:

The following behaviors are not permitted under any circumstances:

  • Loud or abusive language
  • Threatening or harassing behavior to students or employees
  • Using or being under the influence of drugs or alcohol
  • Smoking

Unattended Children:

Please do not leave children unattended in the Information Commons. Student who bring children may not let them use the computers, if other students are waiting.