Code of Conduct

Libraries have always been a place of peace and quiet. With your cooperation we can continue that tradition at the Washington County Public Library.

  • Though you do not need to whisper, please keep your voice low.
  • There is no smoking allowed inside the libraries or near their entrances.
  • There are no weapons allowed inside library buildings except where allowed by law.
  • Please turn cellphones off or put them on vibrate.
  • Please do not make or receive cellphone calls inside the main areas of the libraries.
  • There is no eating allowed in the libraries unless the food is part of a library approved program.
  • Drinks are allowed in covered containers except near any library computer.
  • All children under 8 years old must be supervised.
  • No running or roughhousing allowed within library buildings.
  • All electronic devices, such as MP3 players, digital tablets, and personal computers must be muted or used with earphones.