Library Food & Drink Policy

  1. No food is allowed in the Library except inside the LibCafe@PolyU.
  2. Non-alcoholic drinks in spill-proof containers are restricted to the Multipurpose Hall of the Library.
  3. Spill-proof containers include containers with tops that can be re-closed, sports bottles or disposable cups with lids.  Containers considered unacceptable include cans of soft drinks, open cups, or glass bottles.
  4. Only water bottles are allowed in other study areas of the Library. Please be careful when using computer equipment and Library materials.
  5. Please dispose of any drink-related trash properly and immediately after consumption.
  6. If you spill anything, please alert Library staff immediately.
  7. Users violating this policy may be asked to leave the Library.
  8. Unattended drinks in unacceptable containers as determined by the Library will be discarded.
  9. The Library reserves the right to determine what are acceptable drinks and containers, and may suspend the above guidelines for special Library events.