Library Board approved July 16, 2002

Library staff designated by the Executive Director or their designee and security guards contracted for by the library are authorized to inspect the contents of briefcases or bags of individuals leaving the library to determine whether library materials have been properly checked out.  Nothing in this policy shall authorize an employee of the library to use force to make such an inspection.  Persons refusing inspection of the contents of their briefcases or bags shall be refused the use of the library’s services.