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Here are the hours for the SLAC Lab:
Hours for specific subject labs or Supplemental Instruction can be found here: http://www.txstate.edu/slac/Hours0
Banned books week is coming! Alkek Library events include:
Film Screening: The Watchmen on September 22nd at 6pm in Alkek 250.
Read-Out: Sign up for a spot to read from your favorite banned book on September 25th from 9.30-4.30 in the Alkek Instant Theater
Virtual Read-Out: Make a short 3 minute video of you reading from your favorite banned book and upload to Youtube. Send us your link to be included in the Alkek playlist.
Study rooms 512 and 514 (both are located on the 5th floor) can now be reserved in 2 hour blocks during the hours the library is open.
Reserve a group study room here: http://reservation.library.txstate.edu. Log in with your NetID.
Choose the “Group Study- Level 5” tab to reserve either Room 512 or 514.
Room 512 can seat up to 6 people; Room 514 can seat up to 10 people.
Reservations are limited to 1 reservation per day. Each member of the group can make separate reservations to extend group access to a study room.
If you do not claim your room within 15 minutes of your scheduled reservation time, other groups may use the room.
Report any issues to the Circulation/Reserves desk on the 2nd floor. You may also call 512.245.3681, or use Ask a Librarian to text or IM if someone is in the room during your reserved time.