The Amherst College Library is committed to providing a safe, pleasant and productive environment for both patrons and library staff.
The Library does not regulate or restrict what patrons read or view. It resists all efforts to censor library resources. (See section II of the American Library Association Code of Ethics.)
The following are examples of behaviors that, because they are illegal, are not permitted:
Other behaviors, while not illegal, do violate the communal expectation for use of the Library's shared resources, and are therefore not permitted. Examples include, but are not limited to:
Patrons who feel threatened by the behavior of others should immediately report the threat to the Amherst College Police: x2291. They should report other concerns to library staff.