Ventress Memorial Library

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Ventress Memorial Library

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Mission & Values

Mission Statement

The mission of the Ventress Memorial Library is to bring people, information and ideas together to enrich lives and build community.



  • Patrons are not only our customers, they are the reason the library exists.
  • We need to provide quality services and treat all users fairly and equally.
  • Services are provided in a non-judgmental manner that is sensitive to and supportive of human differences
  • We constantly reassess our services and methods and try to see ourselves through the public’s eyes.

Library Policies

Accident Report


Art Gallery Policy


Bulletin Board Policy


Cell Phone Use


Circulation Policy


Collection Development Policy


Equipment Loan Agreement


Exhibit Policy


Exhibit Reservation Form 


Food & Drink Policy


Hate Speech Policy


History Room Policy


History Room Registration Form


Homebound Delivery Policy


Homebound Application

Incident Report Form


Internet Acceptable Use Policy


Library Card Registration Policy


Local Authors


Meeting Room Policy


Privacy and Confidentiality Policy


Statement of Concern About Library Resources


Patron Behavior Policy


Roku Lending Policy


Teen Services and Program Behavior Policy


Unattended Minor in the Library Policy


Unattended Vulnerable Adult Policy


Volunteer Policy