The East Hampton Public Library will be closed to the public starting Monday, March 16th. During this closure staff will be available by phone and email from 9:30am to 5:00pm Monday through Friday. The book drop is open. All fines accrued on late materials will be waived.

Library Policies

Library polices are grouped in the following sections: 

Patron Responsibility and Code of Conduct – Includes: Patron Code of Conduct, Unattended Children and Animals in the Facility Policies.

Circulation Policies – Includes:  Library Card Registration, Loan Periods, Limits, Renewals and Fines, Lost or Damaged Materials, and Interlibrary Loan Policies.

Community Contributions to the Library – Includes: Gifts and Donations and Volunteers Policies

Library Facilities and Resources – Includes:  Meeting Rooms, Photography, Exhibits, Bulletin Boards, Hand out Literature, Reproduction Requests, Internet and Technology Use, Facsimile, Program and Local History Policies

Collections – Includes: Purchase Requests, Collection Development, Collection Maintenance and Material Reconsideration Policies.

Confidentiality – Includes:  Confidentiality Policy.

All library policies are approved by the Library Advisory Board and the East Hampton Town Council.  Any questions about Library Policies can be directed to the Library Director, Ellen Paul at 860.267.6621.

What are you looking for?