The following policies governing library operations have been approved by the West Bend Community Memorial Library Board of Trustees.
Acceptable Internet Use Policy - To use the public internet computers at the library, you must agree to these guidelines.
Art Exhibit Program Policy - Learn how to put your art on display at the library.
Beverage Policy - Drink responsibly.
Bulletin Board Policy - Want to advertise on our bulletin board? Here's what to do.
Cell Phone Use Policy - Please be courteous.
Charitable Organization Donation Policy - Want to collect donations for your organization at the library? Here's what you need to know.
Collection and Equipment Policies - Learn more about the types of physical materials and technological equipment available.
COVID-19 Social Distancing Policy - Please follow these guidelines to keep the library as safe as possible for our staff and our community.
- Please also see the City of West Bend's Face Covering Policy
- For more information, see the Face Covering FAQ provided by the State of Wisconsin
Displays Policy - Find out how to show off your collection in the library's display areas.
Donation Policy - Learn more about what types of materials the library accepts as donations.
Face Covering Policy - added July 31, 2020
Fine and Fee Dispute Form - Use this form to dispute library fines or fees.
Holds Pickup Policy - Want to give someone else permission to pick up your items? Check this out.
Homebound Delivery Policy - Washington County, WI residents who cannot physically come to the library may be eligible for delivery services. View this policy to learn more!
Interlibrary Loan Policy - Need an item that's not available in the Monarch Library System? Here's what you need to know.
Laptop Loan Policy - How to check out a laptop for individual use inside the library.
Library Card Registration Policy - What do you need to check out a library card?
Materials Selection and Reconsideration Policy - How do librarians decide which items to purchase, and for which collections?
Meeting Room Policy - Everything you need to know about reserving one of the library's meeting rooms.
Patron Rules of Conduct - General guidelines for library users. [Updated February 2020]
Proctored Exam Policy - Need an exam proctored? Here's what to do.
Public Records Access - City of West Bend - Learn more about accessing public records.
Public Records Request Fees - City of West Bend - What to know about fees charged for public records requests.
R-Rated Video Policy - Learn more about how the library lends R-rated video materials.
Room Rental Request Form - Request to use one of the library's meeting rooms.
Special Holiday Closings Policy - Find out, generally, when the library is closed for holidays.
Study Room Guidelines - Find out what you need to know about using the library's study rooms.
Tornado Emergency Policy - What happens if there is a tornado warning or watch?
Unattended Child Policy - When are children allowed to be in the library alone?
Wireless Internet Policy - What to know before connecting to the library's free wi-fi.