Library Behavioral Policy

Wissahickon Valley Public Library Behavioral Policy

Not allowed on library property:

  • smoking
  • running
  • talking loudly
  • sleeping
  • using profanity
  • weapons
  • fighting
  • animals, except working dogs
  • loitering (outside the library)
  • harassing or threatening other patrons or staff
  • bathing in sinks
  • leaving children under the age of 8 unattended
  • letting others use your library card
  • accessing pornography or chat rooms on computers
  • alcoholic beverages or illegal substances (may subject you to prosecution)
  • theft (may subject you to prosecution)
  • vandalism of library materials or property (may subject you to prosecution)
  • other inappropriate behavior


  • Shoes, shirts, pants/skirts must be kept on at all times
  • Bikes, scooters and other athletic equipment must be left outside and should be locked
  • Library card for use of computers
  • Following the Internet Use Policy
  • Being respectful of others

Library privileges may be temporarily suspended by the Library Director for violations of these rules.

Illegal acts will be prosecuted.

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