University of Southern Indiana

Food, Drink, Cell Phones in the Library

You may...

  • Drink beverages from covered drink containers.
  • Have small food items such as candy bars, granola bars etc.

Please Do not...

  • Place drinks close to computer workstations or bring them into University Archives and Special Collections.
  • Bring food into any area of the library.

Please Do...

  • Report any major spills to the Checkout Counter or call Ext. 1913 for immediate clean-up.
  • Dispose of drink-related trash in the wastebaskets.
  • Help discourage mice and other vermin from taking up residence in the library.
  • Keep in mind that drinks can damage books, equipment and furniture.
  • Respect staff and follow instructions if you are reminded of this policy.
  • Keep all messy or aromatic food in the public corridor. (Starbucks seating area)

Hungry or Thirsty? Public Area (1)        

  • Vending machines for food and drink are available in the public corridor, outside the library's main entrance. There are also vending machines and a seating area in the Lower Level.

Cell Phone Use

  • For courtesy and privacy, cell phone use is restricted to the central stairwell and the public corridor.  Please set cell phones to vibrate when in the library.

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