Subject: Free Handout Materials Last Updated: 05/11/04
Category: Buildings & Grounds Supercedes: section 2-9

I. POLICY

The Bedford Public Library System may distribute multiple free copies of flyers, pamphlets, brochures, and schedules.  Materials for distribution in multiple copies must fall within one of the following categories:  government information, local schedules of cultural events, local directory information, library promotional materials, and library-sponsored program handouts. 

II. APPLICABILITY

All Bedford Public Library System locations

III. OBJECTIVE

To make information accessible in a manner appropriate to the needs of the user and within the bounds of available resources 

IV. PROCEDURES

V. DEFINITIONS