Learning Resource Center Code of Conduct

 

The Learning Resource Center (LRC) strives to promote an environment that is suitable for individual and group study, reading, and research activity at all locations.  Behaviors that prohibit or interfere with such activity will not be tolerated.  Any LRC patron who violates prohibited behaviors below is subject to removal from the premises and/or being reported to the Dean of Students and/or COS police.

 

LRC Environment

Loud talking, or engaging in noisy or boisterous activities that interfere with or are disruptive to other students’ use of the LRC (e.g. yelling, excessive noise, loud conversations or laughter, obscene or abusive language, use of music devices without effective head phones)

 

Using cell phones, pagers, and other communication devices in a manner that disturbs

Others.  Cell phones should be on silent mode while inside any LRC building.  See Administrative Procedure 5510.

 

Being disrespectful to, or harassing any student or staff member in the LRC.

 

Consuming food (drinks with lids are permitted)

  

Soliciting or selling

 

Leaving children unsupervised in the LRC

 

Animals inside of the LRC are prohibited except for those used as service animals (or service animals in training).

 

LRC Materials and Equipment

During peak hours LRC computers may be used only for academic research and coursework activity.  Only those students with a COS ID card may use the computers.  Students in violation of this rule may be asked to leave the LRC and/or have their login accounts suspended.

 

LRC computers may not be used to view web sites that contain pornography, real or animated. Students in violation of this rule may be asked to leave the LRC and/or have their login accounts suspended.

 

The installation of software on LRC computers is prohibited. Students in violation of this rule may be asked to leave the LRC and/or have their login accounts suspended.

 

Rearranging LRC furniture or equipment without authorization from an LRC staff member.

 

A person will be immediately expelled for committing or attempting to commit a

Serious/illegal offense, including assault, battery, theft, vandalism, sexual offenses, offensive touching, stalking or threatening behavior, the use of alcohol or controlled substances.

 

Consult the COS Board Policy (BP 5500) Standards of Conduct for more information regarding student behavior.

Last Updated: 7/30/2014 9:30 AM