What is Butler Library's food policy?


What is Butler Library's food policy?


To best accommodate the needs of our patrons while protecting and preserving our spaces and collections, food and drink are permitted only in designated areas in Butler Library. Beverages in covered, spill-proof containers may be brought into the library. Food cannot be brought into Butler Library; however, food purchased in the library’s café, Blue Java, may be consumed in appropriately zoned areas.

Green Zone: Food & Drink Permitted

2nd and 4th floor, except Room 401 (Periodicals & Microforms Reading Room)

Yellow Zone: Drink Permitted

3rd floor, Room 401 (Periodicals & Microforms Reading Room), and Stack Levels 2-12

Red Zone: No Food or Drink Permitted

5th and 6th floors