Sample Library Policies

Memorandum of Understanding - [Word, 25 KB] this document should be used whenever two legal entities, such as a non-profit library and a town, agree to share responsibility for any functions such as payroll or building maintenance. This sample can be modified to fit your library's unique situation.

Library Policies Templates

  • Complete policy template - [Word, 127 KB] includes Collection Development, Facilities, Circulation, Reference Services, Internet and Public Computers, Patron Conduct, and Volunteer Policies. Just download the document and add your library's name in the blanks.

Sample Personnel Policies

Maine Samples

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Resources Related to Policies

Additional Policies and Information