100 Facility Use Approved 1/18/2011 Amended 10/15/2013 Reviewed 2/20/2018
The telephone at the Circulation Desk is for library business, but may be used at the staff’s discretion, for emergencies. It is recommended that the staff member on duty make the call and explain the nature of the emergency. The public should be tactfully discouraged from calling the library to locate family members or friends, except in case of emergency. The telephone is for reference and other library business use.
100.2 Equipment Use
Photocopier Photocopies cost $.25 per page for black and white and $.50 per page for color.
Fax Machine Fax pages cost $.50 per page sent or received and $.25 for a confirmation page.
Scanned pages $.50 per page
100.3 Hours of Operation
Monday 10:00AM – 8:00PM
Tuesday 10:00AM – 8:00 PM
Wednesday 10:00AM – 8:00PM
Thursday 10:00AM – 8:00PM
Friday 10:00AM – 6:00 PM
Saturday 10:00AM – 2:00 PM
100.4 Emergency Closing
If weather and/or road conditions are bad, the Director may make the decision to close the library. If possible, notify STLS and there should be an announcement made on WVIN Radio regarding the closing.
100.5 Posting of Petitions Policy
The posting of petitions for patron signatures and solicitation of patrons to sign petitions of any sort is prohibited on library premises. Persons using the library facilities for such purposes will be asked to leave the library, or other appropriate action will be taken for disruptive situations. Library staff will remove and discard any petitions found on library premises.
100.6 Displays/Exhibits Use of the bulletin board and all potential display areas in the library are with permission of the Director. The bulletin board in the lobby is designated for community use by non-profit organizations.
The display case on the outside wall of the library is for the display of library programs and projects of general interest. Displays for use will be accepted or rejected at the discretion of the Director.
Distribution by the library of free literature as supplied by other organizations and agencies is limited to display space as designated by the Director.