Library Policies

List of Policies

The library board has established these policies to govern the library. These policies serve as a blue print for effective library operation, underscore the library's service philosophy and ensure that customers receive consistent service.  The policies are reviewed regularly to help guarantee that they remain timely.  Click on the links at the left to read specific policies.

Emergency Closing Policy

Mission Statement

City of Sumner Municipal Code- Chapter 21- Library Board of Trustees

Library Bill of Rights

The Freedom to Read

Freedom to View

Free Access to Libraries for Minors

Program Room Policy

Expression of Concern

Sex Offenders Policy

Long Range Plan


Conduct in the Library Policy

Unattended Child Policy

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