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The Learning Commons Student Worker Training Guide

This guide is designed to help Learning Commons student workers know what to do when working at the Perry Library Help Desk.

Emergency Situations

It's always best to inform Learning Commons staff of any emergencies or safety issues while you are staffing the help desk. 

Stay alert of what's going on by signing up ODU Alerts!

ODU has great information on emergencies and safety at the links below: 

Active threats

Bomb threats

Civil / criminal disturbances or hostage situations

Emergency evacuations

Fire emergencies

Fire safety

Hazardous materials

Psychological crises or suicide threats

Reporting an emergency

Suspicious persons or activities

Utility outages

Weather emergencies

Workplace violence