Personal Belongings in the
Science and Business Reading Room
Effective July 1st, 2009
Researchers using the Science, Technology & Business Reading Room and adjoining Computer Catalog Center must enter through LA-500 (Center Book Service Room) and show a valid reader registration card. (Cards may be obtained in the Madison building, LM-140.)
Researchers will be allowed to bring the following items with them:
- a coat and/or sweater, sports jacket or similar garment
- a purse or pocket book
- a laptop computer
- and only one additional briefcase, knapsack or similar bag no larger than 18 x 13 x 8 inches.
Researchers are not permitted to bring:
- suitcases on wheels,
- expedition-size backpacks
- multiple bags
- other containers such as large plastic bags.
Researchers arriving with barred items will be directed to the Jefferson or Madison cloakrooms to check them.