Subject: Standards of Conduct Last Updated: 11/12/2013
Category: Patron Conduct Policies Supercedes: 2/2008

I. POLICY

Citizens using the library are responsible for conducting themselves in a manner that does not threaten the safety or disturb or interfere with the rights of any other patron or with library employees’ performance of their duties.  Patrons, while in the library building, shall be engaged in activities normally associated with the use of a library such as reading, studying, using library materials or other appropriate activities.  The library reserves the right to restrict a person’s use of the library, if they violate the library’s Standards of Conduct.

II. APPLICABILITY

Anyone using the libraries

III. OBJECTIVE

To provide an atmosphere conductive to the appropriate use of library services and facilities, and to preserve the safety and rights of all patrons and staff

IV. PROCEDURES
Library staff or security guards may, for good cause, related to any apparent breach of these rules and regulations request a patron to provide proper identification.