Food & Drink Policy

Please do not bring greasy, sticky or smelly food, uncovered drinks or full plates of food (i.e. from the dining hall) into McCain Library.  If you need to bring drinks or food into the library, please dispose of them outside the building.


Recommended Snacks and Beverages

Food is essential to keep us alert and ready to learn.   There are some foods that are acceptable to bring into the library. 

Foods Acceptable in the Library


Types of Foods & Beverages to Avoid

Not all food, however, is welcome.  To ensure that everyone has a comfortable place to study, free from lingering smells, greasy or sticky desktops or keyboards, yucky garbage bins, rodents or bugs, we will ask you to eat the following kinds of foods outside. 

Foods to Avoid Eating in the Library