Due to ongoing repairs in Lauinger Library, the temperatures on Floors 5, 4, and in the Pierce Reading Room are currently lower than normal. Users may find more comfortable temperatures on the 3rd Floor outside of the Pierce Reading Room and on Floors 2, 1, and the Lower Level as well as the Bioethics and Blommer Science Libraries.
*ATTENTION: We have recently updated our policies and request form. Please read both thoroughly and carefully before submitting a request.*
The Murray Room is available to library staff for library-related meetings and events, and university faculty and staff for academic meetings and university-sponsored events. It is not available for use as a classroom or for non-university-related activities.
Features of the room:
Screen and projector for presentations
Ceiling speaker system
Laptop (Windows 7) on the podium connected to the projector
A/V system which supports personal laptops at the podium (HDMI and VGA)
All requests, scheduling, and arrangements are handled by the Scheduling Coordinator in Library Administration.
The Murray Room is on the 5th Floor of Lauinger Library.
All reservations are subject to cancellation based on priority needs.
All users must complete the Authorization Request for Use of Murray Room at least 48 hours prior to the meeting date and no more than 30 days before the meeting date. All reservations are considered tentative until the Program and Events Coordinator provides confirmation.
To determine availability of the Murray Room, please contact the Scheduling Coordinator at (202) 687-7425.
The Murray Room is available Monday through Friday only, from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.