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Wilfred J Airey Library: Study Rooms & Collaboration Stations

Norco College Library Study Rooms

Image of student working on a whiteboard in a group study room.Study Room Use Policies

  • Check out Room at Circulation Desk.
  • You cannot reserve a study room in advance as they are first come, first served.
  • Maximum of 8 people in room.
  • Room check outs are for 2 hours.   
  • Whiteboard markers and eraser are also available for check out.
  • Return book end to Circulation Desk when you are done with room.
  • You must be a current student with a student id card to check out room.
  • Food, open drinks or excessive noise will result in loss of room privileges.
  • Clean up all trash and erase whiteboards.
  • Student who checked out room is responsible for rule enforcement.

Discipline Process: 1 verbal warning,  2 weeks of no study room checkout, 1 semester of no study room checkout and meeting with dean to discuss discipline.

Collaboration Stations

Collaboration stations are in the general computer area.

Collaboration Station Policies:

  • First come, first serve.

  • Stations are for groups of 2 or more.

  • Students not using the station must give up the station to students that would like to use it.

 


Connecting a Laptop or Tablet to the Station:

To use the tables, first make sure the table is "on". You can do this by looking for the power button that is located on the media well in the center of the table. If the light is white, press the button once to activate the table and the light will become green.

You will need a VGA connection to your computer, or you may borrow one of our laptops.

  1. Laptops are connected to the tables using PUCKS. 
  2. Open the media well and remove a puck
  3. Connect the Puck to your laptop (The Puck will glow).
  4. Share what's on your laptop by pressing on the Puck. To disconnect your device, press the off button and disconnect the Puck.

Troubleshooting

When connecting to a media:scape table with a dual monitor setup, you may need to reduce your screen resolution in order for your computer to display correctly. If you encounter issues, please follow these steps:

* In the display settings for your computer, set the resolution to 1366 X 768 or lower.

* Adjust the refresh rate to 60hz