About Us

BOARD OF TRUSTEES 2.0

2.1 Bylaws
2.1.2 Electronic Communications Among Library Trustees
2.2 Ethics Statement for Library Trustees
2.3 Public Participation at Board Meetings

PUBLIC USE OF THE LIBRARY  3.0

3.1 Library Bill of Rights
3.2 Mission, Vision, and Values
3.3 Freedom to Read Statement
3.4 Freedom to View Statement
3.5 Community Information Distribution
3.6 Identity Protection
3.7 Complaints from The Public (Other than on materials)
3.8 Confidentiality of Records
3.9 Exhibits and Displays
3.10 Freedom of Information
3.10.1 Organizational Chart
3.10.2 FOIA Request Form (FOIA Requests are handled by the City of Elmhurst)
3.11 Group Study Rooms
3.12 Hours of Service and Holidays
3.13 Internet Access
3.14 Meeting Rooms
3.15 Safety of Children in the Library
3.16 Library Programming
3.17 Public Conduct
3.17.1 Food and Drink
3.17.2 Program Conduct Policy
3.18 Solicitation and Selling in the Library
3.19 Social Media
3.20 Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA)
3.20.1 Accessibility Concern Form
3.20.2 Service Animals in the Library Policy
3.21 Public Relations Policy
3.22 Health and Safety Policy
3.30 Makerspace

LIBRARY OPERATIONS   4.0

4.1 Contractor Liability
4.2 Emergency Closings
4.3 Donations and Partnerships
4.4 Payment for Goods and Services
4.5 Purchasing
4.6 Fund Balance Policy
4.9 Volunteers

CIRCULATION 5.0

5.1 Library Borrowing Policy

LIBRARY MATERIALS  6.0

6.1 Collection Management
6.1.4.5 Reconsideration Form
6.1.4.7 Self-Published Materials Form
6.3 Sale or Disposition of Library Material

SERVICES 7.0

7.3 Service to Elmhurst Schools
7.4 Outreach Services
7.6 Reference

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