Library Services

Reserve Cook Library Room 123

Cook Library Room 123 is a conference room seating 60 persons that is located at the south end of the first floor of Cook Library. It has a podium, computer, Internet access, and a 70” Multimedia Display/LCD TV.

The first priority for Cook Library Room 123 use is for University Libraries' functions. If the room is not needed by University Libraries, it may be reserved for university faculty or staff, or for meetings of student organizations. Student organization advisers should reserve the room for student organization use. Standing meetings will not be scheduled for this room.

Problems with the room should be reported to the Libraries' Administrative Office (601.266.4241) Monday-Friday, 8 a.m.-5 p.m. or to Circulation (601.266.4250) during evenings and weekends. Technical assistance with equipment and/or Internet access may be limited during evening and weekend hours.

Guidelines for Cook Library Room 123 Use:

  • This form must be submitted at least three business days (Monday through Friday, excluding university holidays) in advance of your meeting.
  • Reservation requests must be made by a university employee. Student group advisors may reserve the room for student group use.
  • Scheduled meetings may begin thirty minutes after the library opens and must conclude thirty minutes before the library closes. Cook Library Hours
  • There is no charge for use of the room; however, groups may be liable for damages, lost equipment, or cleaning costs.
  • Deliveries of food, equipment, or other items are the responsibility of the group reserving the room and such deliveries should be made during the time the room is reserved.
  • Limited technical assistance is available. Call Circulation (601.266.4250) during evening and weekend hours to ask if technical help is available.
  • The room must be left in good order. Chairs and tables must be returned to their original locations and the door locked.
  • Meeting attendees must enter and exit through the library's public entrance located at the north end of the building.
  • Meeting attendees must abide by the library's Acceptable Behavior Policy.
  • The room key should be returned to the Cook Library Circulation Desk immediately after the meeting concludes.

I have read and I agree to the Guidelines for Cook Library Room 123 Use. I am responsible for Cook Library Room 123 during the scheduled meeting and I am responsible for the room key.
Please read and agree to the above policy.

All fields in this section are required:

Name: Please give a name.
University ID number: Please give your University ID.
E-mail address: Please give an e-mail address.
Campus address: Please give a campus address.
Phone number: Please give a phone number.
Department or organization: Please give a department or organization.
Title of meeting: Please give enter a title.
Will this event be catered? Yes
Is this a university organization? Yes
Student organization? Yes
If yes, are you the advisor? Yes
Meeting date: Please give a date.
Starting time:
Ending time: Please give a begin/end time.
Approximate number of attendees: Please indicate the approximate number of people attending.
Equipment/Internet access needed (check all that apply):
Internet Access Computer Multimedia display/LCD TV Conference Phone No equipment needed
Please select at least one item.

Key (Optional):

If someone besides the individual making the reservation will pick up the room key, please indicate the name of that individual and their university ID number. Only the individuals indicated on this form will be allowed to check out the room key.


University ID number:

Please bring your university ID card to the Circulation Desk in the lobby of Cook Library. The key will be checked out to your personal library account. It must be returned to the Circulation Desk immediately after your event concludes.

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