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What is an Escape Room?
"Escape rooms are live interactive adventure games in which participants must team up to solve a series of riddles, puzzles, and challenges to win" (Kroski 3).
"Escape room games are interactive games in which groups of participants gather in a room where they must solve a series of puzzles within a specified time limit" (Kroski 5).
Kroski, Ellyssa. Escape Rooms and Other Immersive Experiences in the Library. ALA Editions, 2019.
Escape Room Rules
- You may not use cell phones.
- You may only write on scrap paper that is provided but not write on the puzzles, riddles, or clues, etc.
- Please don't spill beverages or drop food on the furniture or floor.
- Please don't tear down any of the decors or move Ferrum College furniture.
- Please don't put clues in the ceiling tiles, light fixtures, or in unreachable places if we ask you to hide to them at the end of the session.
- Don't give away any clues or answers to students outside of the Escape room.
Stanley Library hours
The hours of operation depend on selected days and times when running a specific escape room event.