The room is for the use of University of Maryland students, faculty, and staff with children aged 12 or younger.
The room may be reserved online for up to two hours at a time. Renewals are permissable as long as others have not reserved the room at the conclusion of your reservation. Parents / guardians are solely responsible for their children's safety and behavior. Children may not be left unattended in the Family Study Room. Unattended children under the age of 8 anywhere in the Libraries will be reported to the University Police. Failure to follow the Family Study Room rules may result in the loss of room privileges.
The room is locked; keys are available for check out at the TLC Tech Desk on the 2nd floor of McKeldin Library to those who have made a booking. Reservation and UMD affiliation will be checked, and children must be present before the key is provided. The key must be returned promptly to the TLC Tech Desk at the conclusion of the reservation or fines may apply.
Age-specific children’s backpacks (0-4 years; 4-8 years; 8-12 years) containing books, toys, puzzles, games and coloring books can also be borrowed from the TLC Tech Desk for use by children in the Family Study Room.