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Keene Public Library Policies

MISSION STATEMENT

To provide free, open, and convenient access for all Keene residents to acquire information for growth in their personal knowledge; for life-long learning and enjoyment; for the fulfillment of informational needs, desires, and curiosities; and for enhancing quality of life in the community.

POLICY STATEMENT

The Board of Trustees of the Keene Public Library has adopted the following policies which it intends to follow in governing the Keene Public Library. These policies may be amended at any duly-called meeting of the Board of Trustees, by majority vote of those Trustees present and voting.

TABLE OF CONTENTS

 1.000 General Library Objectives
 2.000 Use of the Library
 3.000 Services of the Library
 4.000 General Policies Governing Use of Facilities
 5.000 Use of Auditorium and Meeting Rooms and Kitchen
 5.500 Use of Heberton Hall
 6.000 Art Exhibit Policy
 7.000 Policies Governing Displays in the Library
 8.000 Finances
 9.000 Materials Selection Policy
10.000 Friends of the Keene Public Library
11.000 Membership in Organizations
12.000 Confidentiality of Library Records
13.000 Personnel
14.000 Internet Access Policy
15.000 3D Printer Use Policy

APPENDIX

A1 Agreement Between Edward C. Thayer and the City of Keene Re: Keene Public Library
A2 By-laws of the Trustees of the Keene Public Library
A3 Freedom to Read Statement and Library Bill of Rights
A4 Request for Reconsideration Form
A5 USA PATRIOT Act Policy and Procedures
A6 By-laws of the Friends of the Keene Public Library 
A7 Agreement Among the Trustees of the Keene Public Library, the Friends of the Keene Public Library and the City of Keene