Food and Drink Policy for New Brunswick Libraries

The consumption of food and drinks are permitted, except in the designated areas identified below. Library users must, however, avoid consuming items that create messes, smells and/or noise. Users whose food disrupts others will be asked to put their food away or enjoy it outside the Libraries.

All library users are expected to act responsibly and courteously by disposing of trash and recyclables, and cleaning up spills and crumbs. Please report major spills to library staff as soon as possible.

Areas with restricted food or drink policies:

  • Special Collections and University Archives: No food or drink
  • Computer classrooms, labs and workstations: No food; Covered drinks are acceptable


Users who do not comply with these policies will be asked to take their food or drink outside the Libraries.