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Conduct Policy

MLK LIBRARY RULES GOVERNING PATRON CONDUCT WHILE IN THE BUILDING,

PATRONS MAY NOT:

  • TALK on CELL PHONES
  • EAT or DRINK (except capped water bottles)
  • SLEEP (Sleeping by students beyond the usual short study nap is discouraged in the library. Community users are reminded that the library is open for research purposes, and sleeping is not allowed.)
  • Leave CHILDREN unattended or allow children to engage in disruptive behavior.
  • Have LOUD conversations.
  • Use INAPPROPRIATE, ABUSIVE, THREATENING, or INSULTING LANGUAGE.
  • HARRASS other patrons or library personnel.
  • Be DRUNK, DISORDERLY, or engage in DISRUPTIVE or ILLEGAL BEHAVIOR.
  • OBSTRUCT AISLES with belongings or leave belongings or packages unattended.
  • Have very LARGE BAGS in the library. These must be left outside the building, and the library assumes no responsibility for them.
  • Bring BICYCLES into the library.
  • Use SKATES or SKATEBOARDS in the library.
  • Bring ANIMALS into the building (except service animals).
  • LOITER or SOLICIT.
  • Have offensive BODY ODOR leading to complaints from other library users and/or staff.
  • Enter the library with bare feet, without a shirt, or clothing that results in excessive exposure.

     

   Patrons must allow staff to search their belongings if they have set off the security alarm when attempting to
    exit or if staff have any reason to suspect they may have library items that were not properly checked out.

THE VIOLATION OF ANY ONE OF THESE RULES MAY SUBJECT THE INDIVIDUAL(S) INVOLVED TO EXCLUSION FROM THE LIBRARY.

 Library Hours

Fall 2019 Semester

August 26 – December 15, 2019

Monday - Thursday: 7:30am – 9:00pm
Friday: 7:30am – 4:00pm
Saturday: 10:00am – 4:00pm

Closed Sundays and School Holidays

 Fall 2019 Midterms

Extended Library Hours

October 13 –  October 17, 2019

The Library will be open as follows:

Sun. Oct. 13 10:00am – 4:00pm*
Mon. Oct. 14 7:30am – 11:00pm*
Tues. Oct. 15 7:30am – 11:00pm*
Wed. Oct. 16 7:30am – 11:00pm*
Thur. Oct. 17 7:30am – 11:00pm*

Regular hours resume:

Friday Oct. 18 7:30am – 4:00pm
Sat. Oct. 19  7:30am – 4:00pm
Sun. Oct. 20  Library CLOSED

* numbers in bold indicate extended hours

 Contact Us

  • Telephone: (323) 953-4000
  •   Reference ext. 2406
  •   Circulation ext. 2395
  •   Library general ext. 2400

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Phone: 323.953.4000

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