Polices of the Gloversville Public Library
Obtaining a Library Card
Patrons 18 and older need a photo ID and proof of their current physical address (e.g., u bill, pay stub, mail from a government agency, rent receipt, car insurance).
Children and teens under age 18 must be accompanied by a parent or guardian who will provide those pieces of identification for themselves.
Children must be 5 years old or entering kindergarten to get a library card.
Adopted American Library Association Polices
Behavior and Environment Policy (Child Behavior and Supervision)
Collection Development Policy
Computer and Internet Policy
Conflicts of Interest Policy
Donations, Bequests, and Gifts Polices (Due to the upcoming move, the library is not accepting donations of books. 5/2016).
Donor Recognition Policy
Employee Protections/Whistleblower Policy
Ethics Policy for Trustees
Finance: Audit Policy
Finance: Budget Development and Expenditure Policy
Finance: Claims Auditor Policy
Finance: General Accounting Policy
Finance: Investment Policy
Finance: Payment Authorization Policy
Finance: Purchasing Policy and Procedures
Finance: Sale and Disposal Policy
Homebound Services Policy
Meeting Room Policy - meeting room use request form
Patron Borrowing Policy (formerly Circulation Policy)
Public Notice Bulletin Board Policy
Supporting Organizations Policy
Tobacco Use Policy