Policies, Guidelines & Forms

100 – Philosophy

102   – ALA Code of Ethics (11/24/2015)

104   – Customer Service Standard (7/23/2019)

106   – Intellectual Freedom Policies (4/23/2012)

108   – Long Range Plan (6/28/16)

110   – Mission, Vision and Values (4/23/19)

200 – Administration

202   – Board Bylaws (4/27/20) – PDF will open

204   – Code of Ethics (8/21/2018) – PDF will open

206   – Confidentiality of Patron Records (11/24/2015) – PDF will open

208   – Friends of the St. Joseph Public Library Bylaws (7/12/2012) – PDF will open

210   – Investment Policy (4/16/2013) – PDF will open

212   – Meetings & Records Policy (12/22/2015) – PDF will open

214   – Sale of Surplus Property (12/16/2014) – PDF will open

216   – St. Joseph Public Library Foundation Bylaws (12/17/2007) – PDF will open

300 – Public Services

302   – Behavior Policy (4/26/2016) – PDF will open

304   – Harassment & Discrimination Policy (7/23/19) – PDF will open

306   – Interlibrary Loan Policy (5/24/2016) – PDF will open

308F – Institutional Letter & Card Application – PDF will open

310F – Internet Consent Form (10/2019) – PDF will open

312F – Library by Mail Application (4/30/2019) – PDF will open

314F – Library Card Application (2018) – PDF will open

316   – Limiting Access to Material that is Pornographic for Minors Policy (8/23/2016) – PDF will open

318   – Meeting Room Policy (9/24/2019) – PDF will open

320F – Parent/Guardian Welcome to Child’s Card Letter (4/26/2016) – PDF will open

322   – Pets & Service Animals Policy (4/23/2019) – PDF will open

324   – Proctoring Guidelines (1/24/2017) – PDF will open

326   – Public Assembly, Petitioning and Distribution of Literature on Library District Property Policy (7/23/19) – PDF will open

328   – Public Computers and Internet Policy (9/24/2019) – PDF will open

330   – Public Services Policy (7/26/2016) – PDF will open

332   – Social Media Policy (3/26/2019) – PDF will open

334   – Suspension of Privileges for Health & Safety Reasons Policy (3/26/2019) – PDF will open

336   – 3D Printer Policy (8/21/2018) – PDF will open

338   – Unattended Minors Policy (4/26/2016) – PDF will open

340   – Use of Photographs and Photographic Reproductions Owned by the St. Joseph Public Library (7/23/19) – PDF will open

342   – Weapons Policy (9/26/2017) – PDF will open

400 – Emergency

402F – Accident Summary Report – PDF will open

404 – Epidemic and Public Emergency Policy (4/27/20) – PDF will open

404a – Reopening Plan and Procedures (5/26/20) – PDF will open

404b – Guidelines for Disinfecting Library Branches with Staff and/or Patrons Present (6/18/20) – PDF will open

406   – Weather or Emergency Closure of Branches Policy (11/26/2019) – PDF will open

 500 – Collection Development

502   – Collection Development Policy (4/23/2012) – PDF will open

504   – Gifts and Donations Policy (5/26/2015) – PDF will open

506F – Materials Donation Tax Letter – PDF will open

508   – Oral History Deed of Gift (3/28/2017) – PDF will open

510F – Oral History Donor Agreement (3/28/2017) – PDF will open

512F – Patron Comment on Library Materials (09/2019) – PDF will open