The Oak Creek Public Library currently has 4 Study Rooms available for public use. All rooms are scheduled on a first come, first served basis. Rooms can be reserved Monday-Friday, 10 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. and Saturday 10 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. (the building is closed on Sundays). One (1) patron is allowed in a study room at any given time to allow for safe physical distancing.
Study Rooms can be reserved up to 6 days in advance or at the time of the reservation (depending on availability). Please be aware that Study Room reservations expire 10 minutes after the designated start time. Study Rooms can be reserved in 1/2 hour or 1-hour increments and are limited to a maximum of 2 reservations per day, totaling 2 hours.
To reserve a study room, click below:
By reserving a study room, the user agrees to abide by the Study Room Rules and Expectations during COVID-19 outlined on this page.
D!BS is a web-based system to reserve Study Rooms at the Oak Creek Public Library.
- Call D!BS from your smartphone, tablet, or desktop computer.
- Call D!BS from home or when you arrive at the Library.
- Available rooms are searchable by date/time, duration, or capacity.
- Scan a QR code directly outside of a room to check it’s availability or book for later!
How to reserve a Study Room:
- Read and agree to the Study Room Rules and Expectations outlined on this page.
- Select the duration of how long you want the room, between 30 minutes and 1 hour.
- Select what time/day you want the room.
- Click on “Search”.
- Select the time you want.
- Select the room you want.
- Fill in the required information.
- Click on “Call D!BS”.
- If you want to make another reservation to use a study room for a maximum of 2 hours total, repeat the steps above to book the room again.
You will get a confirmation text (if you enter in your phone number) and an email. Use only ONE email address per name. If you wish to cancel the reservation, there will be an option to do so in your email confirmation.
STUDY ROOM RULES AND EXPECTATIONS
The purpose of study rooms and library spaces is for study, quiet conversation, and meetings. If conversations and activities become disruptive to other library patrons, you may be asked to leave the library for the remainder of the day.
STUDY ROOM TIME LIMITS:
Patrons may book a study room for a total of 2 hours per day. For information about reserving a room, please see library staff at the 2nd floor service desk.
NUMBER OF PEOPLE: One (1) patron is allowed in a study room at any given time to allow for safe physical distancing.
FOOD IS NOT ALLOWED: No food is allowed in the library. All drinks must have a cover or lid.
CLEAN UP: All trash must be deposited in a trash can.
LIGHTS ON: Lights in the study room must remain on at all times.
FURNITURE MUST STAY IN PLACE: The furniture that is found in the study rooms and in other spaces in the library may not be rearranged.
PERSONAL ITEMS: Study room reservations require continual occupancy. You may not leave your personal items unattended in a study room or other library space in excess of 10 minutes.
FIRST & LAST WARNING: If library staff has to address you for any of the items listed above, you will be asked to leave the library immediately. Failure to do so may result in the Oak Creek Police Department being contacted. Recurring violations may result in further suspensions, up to and including permanent suspension.
You can book a room up to 6 days in advance.
Users must reserve a room to use it, and rooms can only be reserved for a MAXIMUM of 2 hours per day.
If you are done with the room before your reservation ends, please cancel your reservation (through your email notification), or let library staff know so they can release the room to another user.
Please call 414-766-7900, email email@example.com, or stop in at the Library at the 2nd floor Service desk.