Waterloo Public Library Policies

List of Policies

The library board has established these policies to govern the library. These policies serve as a blue print for effective library operation, underscore the library's service philosophy and ensure that customers receive consistent service.  The policies are reviewed regularly to help guarantee that they remain timely.

Policy Manual

Click on the links below to read specific policies. (Printable Table of Contents)

Section 1:

 

Behavior Policy, 4/13/17
Safe Child Policy, 9/10/13
Registered Sex Offender Policy, 9/10/13

    Section 2:

    Beverage Policy, 1/14/14
    Serving Wine and Beer Policy, 1/14/14

    Section 3:

    Circulation Policies, 9/15/16
    Teacher Card Policy, 1/14/14

    Section 4:

    Community Display Case Policy, 11/12/13

    Section 5:

    Confidentiality Policy, 6/5/14

    Section 6:

    Electronic Intellectual Freedom Policy, 6/5/14

    Section 7:

    Gift Policy, 6/5/14

    Section 8:

    Library Card/Registration Policy, 1/14/14

    Section 9:

    Links from the Library's Website Policy, 2/9/09

    Section 10:

    Collection Development Policy, 2/12/13
    The Freedom to Read
    Library Bill of Rights
    Statement of Concern About Resources

    Section 11:

    Meeting Room Policy, 2/11/14

    Section 12:

    Petition/Soliciting Policy, 2/9/09

    Section 13:

    Public Access Computer Policy, 9/15/16
    WiFi Acceptable Use Policy, 2/9/09

    Section 14:

    Public Bulletin Board Policy, 6/5/14

    Section 15:

    Request for Reconsideration of a Policy, 6/5/14

    Section 16:

    Study/Typing Room Policy, 6/5/14

    Section 17:

    Manual Wheelchair Policy, 2/9/09
    Motorized Cart Policy, 2/9/09

    Section 18:

    Service Animal Policy, 2/9/09

    Section 19:

    Space Heater/Small Appliance Policy, 2/9/09

    Section 20:

    Smoking Policy, 6/5/14

    Section 21:

    Security Gate Policy, 10/2/14
    Surveillance Camera Policy, 6/13/11

    Section 22:

    Training Center Policy, 9/15/16
    Training Center Orientation Sheet