Orange County Public Library Conduct & Courtesy Policy

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The Orange County Public Library offers library service to all residents of Orange County, regardless of sexual orientation, age, religious beliefs, ethnicity, or economic status. The Library staff is committed to providing a welcoming, quiet, safe environment in which to study, browse, and utilize library resources and services.

Staff and library users have a right to assume that their time spent in the library will be safe, free from physical or psychological harassment, stress or discomfort. In order to maintain a welcoming and safe environment for all concerned, the following rules of conduct and courtesy must be maintained. Failure to follow these policies may result in loss of access to the privilege of utilizing library resources and services.