Operating Policies


  • Appendix 0:      Rules for Procedure for Public Meetings and Hearings
  • Appendix 1A:   Guidelines for the Development and Implementation of Policies and Procedures Affecting Access to Library Materials, Services and Facilities
  • Appendix 2A:   Certain Rules and Restrictions on the Use of Services and Facilities
  • Appendix 2B:   Schedule of Fines and Fees
  • Appendix 2C:   Schedule of Loan Periods and Restrictions
  • Appendix 3A:   Hours of Operation
  • Appendix 3B:   ALA Statement of Professional Ethics
  • Appendix 3C:   ALA Library Bills of Rights
  • Appendix 4A:   Role of the Board of Library Trustees
  • Appendix 4B:   Role of the Trustee
  • Appendix 4C:   United for Libraries Public Library Trustees Ethics Statement
  • Appendix 4D:   Role of the  Executive Director
  • Appendix 6A:   Noise Zones
  • Appendix 7A:   ALA Freedom to Read Statement
  • Appendix 7B:   ALA Freedom to View Statement
  • Appendix 7C:   ALA Statement on Labeling Systems
  • Appendix 7D:   ALA Statement on Rating Systems
  • Appendix 8A:   Guidelines for Display Cases and Art Exhibits
  • Appendix 10A:  Use of Digital Resources

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