Dorchester County Public Library

Behavior in the Library


It is the library staff's responsibility to see that the library is a pleasant, orderly, and safe place for all members to enjoy. To accomplish this, the following rules have been set for conduct in the library:

  • No behavior that is disruptive to library use.
  • No sleeping is permitted in the library.
  • No food or drinks are permitted inside the library, except in the Meeting Room and Staff areas.
  • No animals are permitted inside the library except assistive animals..
  • Illegal activities, threatening behavior, or refusal to leave the library premises upon staff request will result in a call to the police..

Failure to comply with library rules and regulations may result in the loss of library privileges.