Behavior Expectations in The Library

Central Library

All floors:

  • Cell phone conversations in the stairwells only, ringers muted.
  • No food allowed at computers.
  • Beverages with lids allowed. (see Food Policy)
  • Users may be asked to present a current CPCC ID to use resources.


First floor:  Business area of the library.

  • Includes, circulation, leisure reading, coffee shop, reference assistance, group study rooms, general use computers and reference books.
  • Noise level: normal speaking voice, cell phone conversations in the stairwells only, ringers muted.


Second and third floors:  Quiet study area of the library.

  • Includes group study room, academic only computer room, circulating books, study carrels and tables.
  • Noise level: quiet, minimum talking, cell phone conversations in the stairwells only, ringers muted.


Fourth floor:  Academic activity area of the library.

  • Includes group study areas, academic use computers, classroom, media stations, media circulation, and faculty offices.
  • Noise level: normal speaking voice, cell phone conversations in the stairwells only, ringers muted.

Campus Libraries

  • Campus libraries are No Food Zones. Beverages with lids are permitted. (see Food Policy)
  • Noise level: quiet, minimum talking, Cell phone conversations taken outside the library, ringers muted
  • Users may be asked to present a current CPCC ID to use resources.