Overview

Please contact Ask a Librarian or your major/department's librarian if you have any questions about using the library's classrooms. We appreciate your patience and flexibility as we do our best to accommodate your event in these heavily used spaces.

All classrooms should be requested using the form at the bottom of this page.

Availability of Library Classrooms

When not needed for library instruction sessions or other library-sponsored events, Penfield Library's three classrooms are available for other one-time classes or events. Classrooms are available year round, with some exceptions.

Choosing an Appropriate Space

Each library classroom is set up differently and has different availability; please read the information below to determine if one of these rooms will meet your needs.

If You're Planning an Event

Food & Drink

Refreshments may be served and should be arranged through Campus Catering. Alcohol is not permitted without prior approval from Library Administration.

Publicity

Presenters are responsible for publicizing their events. Posters may be hung on library bulletin boards. Directional signs on the day of the event are suggested. The Library will assist with publicity and directional signs for events that are co-sponsored by the Library.

Furniture

Furniture may be rearranged as needed, but should be returned to the original arrangement following the event.

Extra chairs are available in each room.

About the Classrooms

Penfield Classroom 215

Formerly known as Speakers' Corner Classroom

Penfield Classroom 215, showing its two projection screens, and four rows of tables with chair at them.

Description

This classroom has dual projection screens and single instructor station with PC, document camera, and computer audio to support presentations.

Reservation Requirements

Who may reserve

SUNY Oswego faculty and staff.

For what purposes

Educational or academic events.

Group Size

52 seated at tables.

Further requirements & information

Reservations should be made at least 2 weeks in advance, using the form on this page. You can expect a response within 3 working days.

Penfield Classroom 101

Formerly known as Penfield Classroom 2

Penfield Classroom 101 has rows of seating at long tables.

Description

Penfield Classroom 101 features 20 computers for student use, plus an instructor station with PC, document camera, and computer audio to support presentations.

Reservation Requirements

Who may reserve

SUNY Oswego faculty and staff.

For what purposes

Educational or academic events.

Group Size

20 seated at computers.

Further requirements & information

This classroom is blocked off for library instruction during peak times of semester.

Penfield Classroom 113

Formerly known as Penfield Classroom 1

Penfield Classroom 113 is currently offline.

Description

This classroom is no longer available. It will be replaced by a new classroom by Fall 2019.

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