Policy ACAF-LIB-009

Responsible University Administrator:Vice President for Academic Affairs
Responsible Officer:Dean of University Libraries
Origination Date:N/A
Current Revision Date:02/18/13
Next Review Date:02/18/17
End of Policy Date:N/A
Policy Number:ACAF-LIB-009
Status:Effective

 

STUDY VERIFICATION

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Policy Statement


University Libraries employees do not monitor use of library facilities for the purpose of studying.

 


Reason for Policy/Purpose


This policy is required for the effective communication of university policies regarding the verification of individuals studying in the University Libraries.

 


Who Needs to Know This Policy


All patrons of the University Libraries.

 


Website Address for this Policy


www.usm.edu/institutional-policies/policy-acaf-lib-009

 


Definitions


 

  

Policy/Procedures


Library employees do not sign forms verifying a patron's use of the library for the purpose of studying. The library is not staffed to provide study hall monitoring services for library patrons. Patrons requiring such verification need to contact an alternate source.

 


Review


The Dean of University Libraries is responsible for the review of this policy every four years (or whenever circumstances require immediate review).

 


Forms/Instructions


N/A

 


Appendices


N/A

 


Related Information


N/A

 


History


Amendments: Month, Day, Year – summary of changes

11/01/11: Formatted for Institutional Policies website.

02/18/13: Formatted for template. Minor editing throughout.