Library About Policies Building Policies

Building Use

Study and collaboration spaces in the Fairfield University Library are primarily for use by Fairfield University students, faculty, and staff. Members of the broader Fairfield University Community are invited to use the library as well with the following stipulations:

(1) all Fairfield University students, faculty, and staff must present their StagCard when entering the building; 

(2) all users of the library who are not current Fairfield University students, faculty, or staff must present valid identification at the Service Desk and register their presence in the building;

(3) children under the age of 14 who are not enrolled in high school must be accompanied by and supervised by a parent or legal guardian at all times while in the building;

(4) all high school students must deposit a valid student I.D. at the Service Desk when entering the building (to be retrieved as they depart the building);

(5) all high school students must remain on the main (2nd) floor of the library at all times; and

Failure to abide by these stipulations will result in expulsion from the library.

Food & Drink Policy

Food and covered drinks are permitted, except in designated areas (see below). Please report any spills to the staff at the Service desk.

Areas with restricted food or drink policies:
    Archives & Special Collections: No food or drink.
    Information commons, Lab 250: No food; Covered drinks allowed.
    Practice Presentation/Video Conference/Virtual Reality Room (room 302): No food; Covered drinks allowed.