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Makerspace Student Worker Guide


Makerspace Student Worker Guide

Incident Log

  • Report an incident that is reported to or witnessed by a student worker during their Makerspace shift by filling out the Incident Log.
  • Also place a note on the Makerspace Manager's desk letting them know you submitted an incident report.


Emergency Response

  • In the unlikely event of an emergency, use the intercom to make announcements as needed.
    • Scripts are posted above the microphone.  To use the intercom, flip the switch on the black box to “on,” hold down the large gray button on the microphone, and speak into it. 
  • Safety comes first, but once an incident is finished, see How to Report an Incident.

Response to a Threat by Phone

  • If you receive a threatening phone call or other threat while working inside the library, call Campus Safety. 
  • Make sure to also directly inform your supervisor if a threat takes place. 
  • Fill out the Response to a Threat by Phone form, located in the accordion folder beneath the Information Desk.


  • See How to Respond to an Emergency for more details on emergency response.
    • In case of an emergency, call Campus Safety (extension: 4710)
    • If needed, call:
      • Makerspace Manager (Brian)
      • If the MM is unavailable, call the Circulation Manager (Genevievre).
      • If both MM and CM are unavailable, call the Librarians (any).
      • Library Director (Nancy) if all of the above are unreachable
  • In case of a serious emergency: dial 911 first!
  • In case of a campus emergency: call Campus Safety (extension: 4710).
  • If needed, call:
    • Circulation Manager next.
    • Library Technologist if CM is unreachable.
    • Librarians if both CM and LT are unreachable.
    • Library Director (Nancy) if all of the above are unreachable.
  •  See Emergency Plan red binder (under the Information Desk) for additional Emergency Response Plan actions.