UCSB student using Library Practice Presentation Room

UCSB Library is pleased to announce a new Presentation Practice Room available for reservation by UCSB students, faculty, and staff. Located on the 1st Floor Mountain Side (room 1506), the space allows you to practice, refine, and record oral and multimedia presentations for classes and seminars, conferences, teaching preparation, the Grad and Undergrad Slam, thesis defenses, and other events.

You can reserve the Practice Presentation Room online 2 weeks in advance and for 2-hour periods per day through our reservation system.  

The room includes:

  • A podium
  • A large wall display monitor that connects to your personal laptop or to a Library laptop
  • A ceiling-mounted camera
  • A whiteboard and markers
  • A table and 6 chairs

Instructions for using the technology, including how to record presentations, are posted in the room. Clickers with laser pointers are available for check-out from the Library Services Desk.