Security and Facilities

University of Georgia Libraries Security ensures a pleasant and productive environment for study and research for all users. The guidelines for maintaining this atmosphere are outlined in the Library Conduct Policy.

Maintenance questions or concerns should be directed to Jon Purcell at 542-0653. Jon is the Libraries' liaison with the University of Georgia Facilities Management Division personnel.

Guest Workstations
This page provides information about the guest workstations located in the Reference area on the first floor of the Main Library.


Phone: (706) 542-0653
Fax: (706) 542-4144

The Libraries' Security Officers have the right to request identification from any person at any time in the facilities.

All materials are subject to search upon exiting the buildings.


UGA Police Department
For Emergencies: (706) 542-2200, on campus dial 2-2200

Safe and Secure
A Guide for Students, Faculty, Staff and Visitors of the University of Georgia.

The Office of Emergency Preparedness
A comprehensive security and emergency management program for the University of Georgia in order to save lives, protect property, promote continuity of operations, and reduce the overall effects of large-scale disasters.

Environmental Safety Division
The University of Georgia Environmental Safety Division's mission is to work in partnership with the University community to develop and maintain the highest possible standards of health and safety .

Center for Disease Control (CDC)
Get the facts on the Government's response to bioterrorism.