Library Policies

Public libraries in Wisconsin fall under the purview of the Wisconsin Department of Public Instruction (DPI), and are subject to public records requests.

Administration

  1. Annual Goals for the Library Director – 2/18/2021
  2. Petitioning, Solicitation, and Distribution of Literature – 04/15/2021
  3. Donations of Money – 04/21/2022
  4. Emergency Closings – 10/20/2022
  5. Expenses of Library Volunteers – 04/15/2021
  6. Fiscal Powers of the Library Board and Library Director – 02/18/2021
  7. Grant Policy – 07/21/2022
  8. Handling a Citizen’s Complaint Concerning Library Policies –  03/17/2022
  9. Naming – 07/20/2023
  10. Policies – 06/15/2023
  11. Travel – 07/21/2022
  12. Library Gifts, Prizes and Gift Cards Policy – 10/21/2021
  13. Donated Personal Property – 12/16/2021
  14. Epidemic and Library Health Policy – 05/21/2020

Circulation and Collection Development Management

  1. Charges to Customers for Lost or Damaged Items – 05/19/2022
  2. Circulation of Materials – 06/16/2022
  3. Collection Development and Management – 02/17/2022
  4. Gifts of Materials – 09/15/22
  5. Library Cards – 01/21/2021
  6. Library Cards for Institutions – 12/14/2023
  7. Library Employees as Library Customers – 09/21/2023
  8. Library Records – 09/15/2022
  9. Using Other People’s Cards for Check Out – 11/17/2022

Customer Relations

  1. Access to the Library – 03/17/2022
  2. Compliance with the Americans with Disabilities Act Regarding the Delivery of Services – 06/17/2021
    a. Procedure for ADA Service Complaint Resolution – 06/15/2017
  3. Appropriate Library Behavior – 02/16/2023
    a. Appealing a Library Ban (Submission Form)
  4. Requests for Accommodation and Complaints About Accessibility – 06/17/2021
  5. Service Animals – 12/16/2021
  6. Social Media Guidelines
  7. Unattended Children in the Library and Unaccompanied Adults in Youth Areas  – 05/20/2021 
  8. Use of Tobacco Products – 01/19/2023
  9. Parking – 10/20/2022

Human Resources

  1. ADA Compliance Regarding Employment – 06/17/2021
  2. Continuation of Health Insurance Benefits – 01/20/2022
  3. Drug and Alcohol-Free Workplace – 01/20/22
  4. Electronic Communications – 11/18/2021
  5. Diversity and Inclusion with Policy Statement – 11/17/2022
  6. Grievance Procedure – 09/19/2019
  7. Retiree Health Insurance – 11/18/2021 
  8. Telecommuting and Remote Work – 01/18/2024
  9. Theft – 10/21/2021
  10. Weapon-Free Workplace – 01/19/2023

Library Services

  1. Computer and Internet Use – 04/20/2023
  2. Informational Exhibits, Displays, Bulletin Boards and Pamphlet Racks – 03/18/2021
  3. Event, Meeting, and Study Rooms – 06/15/2023
  4. Programs – 07/15/2021
  5. Sale of Print and Non-Print Materials – 01/18/2024
  6. Special Collections – 09/14/2023
  7. Art Policy – 03/18/2021