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Group Study Room Guidelines

Study space reservations are unavailable in accordance with physical distancing guidelines and other health and safety procedures from the College.  Please see the Library Reopening Information page for details on available services or contact the library for assistance.

Group Study Rooms are located in all three Montgomery College Library locations. These rooms enable students to work or study as a group without disturbing others in the library. These private rooms each come equipped with a conference table and chairs, whiteboard, and large monitor for displaying device screens.


  • Montgomery College student use
  • Part-time faculty who want to utilize rooms to consult privately with students
  • Student use of the rooms takes priority over others
  • Allowed group size is determined by the campus where the room is located


Group Study Rooms may be reserved online in advance or are available to walk-ins. When reserving: 

  • You must click the link in your confirmation email within two hours of submitting a request or your reservation will be canceled.
  • Reservations may be forfeited if the room is not occupied within 15 minutes of the reserved time.
  • Reservations may be made for a maximum of two hours per day per group.
Reserve a Group Study Room

Other Guidelines and Information

  • Group members must be present before checking out the room key and being admitted to a Group Study Room.
  • A group member must present a current MC ID to check out a room key from the service desk.
  • Group size is limited to the number of seats available in each room. Additional chairs may not be moved into the room to accommodate more people.
  • Rooms must be occupied at all times by group members, with no personal belongings left unattended.
  • Conversations must not disturb other library users.
  • Unattended belongings and disruptive conversations may result in removal by library staff or campus security.
  • If the room key is returned late, a fine of $2.00 per hour, maximum $8.00, will be charged.
  • Failure to adhere to the posted rules within the rooms and the policies described in the Student Code of Conduct (PDF, Get Adobe Acrobat PDF Reader.-Link opens in new window.)   may result in the loss of privileges.