INTERNET USE POLICY
As part of the Moultonborough Public Library's commitment to meet the cultural, informational and educational needs of the community, the library is pleased to offer public access to the Internet.
All patrons of the Moultonborough Public Library are welcome to use our computers.
Not all sites on the Internet provide accurate, complete or current information. The Moultonborough Public Library has no control over the materials to be found on the Internet. The library does not condone the use of offensive material. The Internet user must evaluate the validity and accuracy of the information found. Some Internet sites are unavailable because of limited access.
User’s must read our Internet Computer Use Policy and sign an ”Internet Use Registration Form” and obey all copyright laws.
Parents are responsible for children’s access to the Internet. Parents must sign ”Internet Use Registration Form” for children under the age of 18.
An adult must accompany children under the age of 7.
Use is subject to good behavior as determined by the library staff. Manipulation of any library operating systems, setups, or files is not allowed. Abuse of the equipment or the service will result in the user being denied further access to the system. Patrons will be held responsible for any damage to the equipment caused by misuse.
Computer use is for ½ hour at a time. If no one else is waiting you may continue to use the computer.
Users may not add to the computer’s hard drive.
Printing on the laser printer costs 15 cents per page.
The staff will provide limited help and advice, as we are able.
Computers will be shut off 10 minutes before the library closes.
PROGRAM ROOM POLICY
Answers to questions of suitability, availability, and procedure, as well as applications may be secured at the main desk. Completed applications must be submitted to a staff member at the Main desk, whereafter you will be notified.
1A. Programs will not be disruptive or otherwise interfere with the operation of the library.
1B. All program activities shall take place within the Program Room.
1C. Rallies, fundraisingactivities and solicitations for donations are not allowed.
1D. Signage and posters endorsing political candidates are prohibited on library property.
As the library is non-discriminating we have the same expectations from the groups using the Program Room.
Seating capacity is 75 people.
The room may be used from 9:30am to 10:00pm.
Groups will be permitted to use the facility once a month only.
Use of the Program Room by any group in no way constitutes endorsement of the group's policies or activities by the Library.
Groups using the room are required to set up for their meeting, return furniture and equipment to its original location and leave the room clean and in good condition.
Food and drink are restricted to the Program Room.
The Library is a non-smoking facility.
No alcoholic beverages may be served.
Repair of damage to the facilty and/or equipment will be billed to the group that used the room.
Nothing may be attached to the walls.
If professional cleaning is required as a result of activity, that group reserved the room will be billed.
The kitchen facility must be left clean. No food should be left in the refrigerator. Large plastic bags are available for your trash. It must be removed from the premises.
Use of the audio-visual equipment is limited to library personnel or their designee.
Neither the Board of Trustees of the Moultonborough Public Library nor the town of Moultonborough shall be responsible for injury to persons or property that occur while the Program Room is being used.
Answers to questions of suitability, availability and procedure as well as applications may be secured at the library main desk.
Completed applications must be submitted to a staff member at the main desk.
Should a meeting conflict with a library program, the library sponsored program will receive priority.
Cancellation of Program Room reservations is required 24 hours in advance.
If the library is forced to close due to emergency conditions or inclement weather, the responsible party for the group will be contacted.