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Food and Drink Policy

Cold food and snacks (including fruit) may be eaten in most areas of the Library.

Lidded drinks, both hot and cold (including bottled drinks with screw caps), are permitted.

No hot or greasy food is permitted in the Library.

Food and drink is not permitted in:

  • Rare Books and Special Collections, Barr Smith Library
  • Level 3 interview rooms
  • High use area
  • branch libraries may have their own special conditions; please enquire

When eating or drinking please ensure Library collections, equipment and facilities are protected.

The University Librarian or nominated representative reserves the right to determine which food and drink items are acceptable.

Please be considerate of other users and assist with keeping libraries in good condition by placing all rubbish in bins, advising Library staff of any spills and leaving Library spaces free of litter.

Please report any objectional behaviour to a member of Library Staff, or phone 8313 5759.


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