CONFIDENTIALITY OF RECORDS
Newark Public Library’s circulation records and other records which identify and relate the name, address and other personal information of library users with specific materials are confidential. Such records will not be released or used for non-library purposes except pursuant to a subpoena from a court of law or other valid process which specifically identifies the information required and the purpose of the request. The Library will not store electronically: license, social security, or credit card numbers. Information concerning materials that are overdue or presumed lost can be released to the parent or guardian who has provided the authorization for the child to borrow.
Adopted by the Newark Public Library Board of Trustees April 9, 2003