Library Policies

Organization & Governance

a. Mission Statement & Objectives

b. Organizational chart

c. By-Laws

d. Long range plan

e. City Code Ordinance for Library Board

    of Trustees

f.  Library Board Committees


a. Library hours

b. Library meeting room

c. Display case, bulletin boards and hanging displays

d. Emergency responses

e. Unscheduled closings


a. Who may use the Ericson Public Library

b. Registration and use of library cards

c. Lost cards

d. Confidentiality of library records

e. Unattended children

f.  Library Behavior

g. Food and Drink

h. Registered sex offenders policy


a. Materials Selection

b. Adoption of National Statements

c. Collection Maintenance and Weeding

d. Donations

e. Challenges to Library Material

f.   Suspected Theft

g. Loan Periods and Item Limits

h. Billing, Fines and Fees


a. Interlibrary Loans

b. Homebound

c. Programs

d. Genealogy Research

e. Internet

f.   Laptop and iPad

g. Equipment

h. Disc Cleaning and Repair

i. Mobile Hotspot Lending Policy