Are you looking for the right policy to handle a specific need in your library? This section addresses everything from computer to privacy policies - and we're always looking for new content. We know that seeing examples and reading how other libraries have successfully implemented a policy, or how they have handled challenges, are great starting points for others looking to do the same.
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Document / Last Modified: 06 June 2017
Stephanie Lamson, Preservation Librarian at the University of Washington, shares procedures for dealing with beg bugs and other library pests found in returned books.
Document / Last Modified: 05 June 2017
Summary of CIPA
News / Last Modified: 05 June 2017
A session at the annual Ontario Library Association Super Conference presented by Markham Public Library (MPL) staff, called Evolution of the Revolution: Customer Service at MPL, resonated with us at Halifax Public Libraries. MPL had been grappling w...
News / Last Modified: 08 May 2017
Since her first article, iFought the iPads (and iWon), Sally-Adrina has heard from several librarians struggling with a common problem: iPad passcodes. At Rapid City Public Libraries, they experienced the same issue. A child or an ad...
News / Last Modified: 26 April 2017
When Rapid City Public Libraries decided to add iPads to the Children's Area, I volunteered for the project. In the end this project took me a couple of months to tackle but the number of children using the iPads made it worth the effort. I hope by s...
News / Last Modified: 06 March 2017
Fandom, enthusiasts surrounding a particular work or interest, is becoming increasingly popular. Members of fandom, as well as those researching this phenomenon, agree that it has a positive impact on individuals including improved social and technic...
Document / Last Modified: 22 November 2016
Examples of library policies for e-reader use as shared by staff on WebJunction's LinkedIn Group
Webinar / Last Modified: 22 November 2016
Archive and related resources for a webinar presented on January 31, 2012 by David Newyear and Ming Heraty on e-device lending policies and procedures for libraries.
Document / Last Modified: 14 August 2015
These competencies for defining and implementing library technology policies are excerpted from the Systems & IT section of the Competency Index for the Library Field.
Document / Last Modified: 03 June 2013
Albany County Public Library (WY) shares their social media policies. These policies were developed by the Public Relations Coordinator, Caitlin White, and approved by the board. Thanks to Public Services Librarian, Kathy Marquis, for sharing.