Library Policies

The Library Advisory Board reviews and endorses library policies  
2.1 Use of Library Facilities Hours of Operation
Meeting Rooms
Study Rooms
2.2 Borrower Eligibility Eligibility Requirements
Discount Cards
Fee-paying Non-resident Cards
Residency Determination
Institutional Cards
Temporary Cards
TexShare Cards
Bookmobile Cards
2.3 Loans Loan Periods and Limitations
Fines and Charges
Suspension of Use
Confidentiality of Library Records
2.4 Library Confidentiality Privacy of the Borrower Record
Privacy and the Payment of Fines and Fees
Privacy and the Recovery of Overdue Materials
Procedures for Implementing Confidentiality Policy
2.5 Collection Development Mission
Purpose
Library Description
General Selection Policy
Specific Selection Policies by Collection
Gifts
Collection Maintenance
Reconsideration of Library Materials
Interlibrary Loan
2.6 Publicity & Media Relations Publicity
Media Relations
2.7 Library Support Organizations Purpose
Function of the Support Groups
Limitations of the Support Groups
2.8 Volunteers Library Service in Lieu of Fines or Non-resident Fees
Qualifications for Volunteer Service
2.9 Unattended Children Background
Statement
Applicability
2.10 Reference Services Priorities
Time Limits
Telephone Reference
Fax, Mail, Email, and Other Electronic Communications
School Assignments
Contest Questions
Consumer Evaluations
Appraisals
Genealogy Questions
Medical, Legal, and Tax Questions
Mathematical Calculations
Criss-cross and City Directories
Voting and Elections
Stock Quotes
Obituaries and Newspaper Reference
Online Searching
Technical Assistance with Devices and Electronic Library Resources
Referrals
2.11 Internet & Electronic Resource Use Computer Access Policies
Wireless Access Policies
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2.13 Gifts & Donations Guidelines
Disposition of Gifts
Recognition of Gifts
Trusts
2.14 Patrons Rights & Responsibilities Public Property
Rights of Others
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2.16  
2.17 Records Retentions
Introduction
Local Provisions
Electronic Records
2.18 Access for Americans with Disabilities  
2.19 Test Proctoring Service  
2.20 Displays & Exhibits Purpose
Venues for Public Display
Guidelines for Displays
Liability
Disputes
2.21 Video Surveillance Record Retention and Use
Responsibility for and Privacy of Records
2.22 TexShare Card Eligibility
Limitations
Card Availability
Returns
Overdue
Borrowing Policies — General
2.23 Children's Internet Protection Act / Internet Safety Definitions
Access to Inappropriate Material
Inappropriate Network Use
Education, Supervision, and Monitoring
2.24 Naming Rights Purpose
Policy and Priorities
Guidelines
Renaming
Nominations