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Library Board and Staff
Loan Periods
Additional Services Offered at the Library
Understanding the Catalog
Donation Guidelines

Erica Shott, director

Library Board and Trustees

Chip Ams, president

Ann Thompson, vice-president

Thea Kelly, secretary

Al Lindsey, treasurer

Elena Atwell

Jane Eckhardt

Judith Barrows

Leigh Perham

Jenny Iris

Kathleen Wallace

 

Library Staff

Angela Saccamango

Betsy Olson

Ginny Pearson

Kathy Kelz

Tom Thatcher

Milla the Library Pug

Milla

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Loan Periods and Fines

Type                   Range                                 Loan Period        Fines
Books                 Adult/YA/Children                21 days                no fines
DVDs                  Adult/YA/Children                14 days                .50 cents/day
Audiobooks       Adult/YA/Children               21 days                no fines
Magazines         Adult                                     7 days                 no fines
Passes               Varies                                     3 days                $5/ fine

Additional Services

Inter-library loan – if we don’t have it, there’s a good chance we can borrow it from another library
Printers/copies – .10 cents per copy (color or black and white)
Computers for public use
Wireless internet – if you’d like to use your own device
Reference services – ask any staff member for assistance locating an item
Assistance with your device – if you need help downloading an eBook, please contact the library

Understanding the Catalog

When searching our catalog from the comfort of your home, please be aware of our classification system!

Books:

ACD– Audio CD Book

FIC –  Fiction

Dewey Decimal Number – Non Fiction

LP – Large Print

B – Bio

J – Juvenile

READLONG – for children, varying levels of reading, includes accompanying CD

BOARD – board and pop up books

JP – juvenile picture books

EASY – reading level(s) above JP and BOARD

TR – transitional readers (reading level between EASY and J FIC)

YA– Young Adult

DVDs:

DVD – general movie collection

J – for children

NF – non-fiction

HIS – BBC, PBS, and Acorn produced shows/movies

SEQ – movies with sequels

TV – tv series (not including BBC, PBS etc… see above)

COMIC – movies based on comic books

HOL – holiday movies (only on display at certain times of the year)

 
BOOK DONATION GUIDELINES

Please understand that books that do not fit our collection development policy or are duplicates will be put in the basement for our book sale.
The library CANNOT accept:
Cassettes, albums, VHS, textbooks, encyclopedias, dictionaries, thesauruses or almanacs.
Books that are damaged, worn, missing pages or have writing/marking inside or out.
Books that are musty, moldy or have any sort of odor.
Paperbacks
Outdated materials that are no longer relevant; travel, science or computer etc.

The library WILL accept:
Current and popular authors (preferably in hardcover).
Newer releases.
Other books in good condition that may be of interest to our patrons.
DVDs and ACDs that are complete and undamaged.