Social Media User Responsibilities

By choosing to comment on Handley Regional Library (HRL) Social Media sites, public users agree to the following terms:

1. Comments are moderated by HRL staff, and HRL has the sole discretion to reject or to remove comments that do not adhere to these terms.

2. Users may not post comments, tags and images that impinge upon another's privacy or that may be considered objectionable or inflammatory. Violations include, but are not limited to:

● off-topic and/or disruptive posts

● commercial promotions or spam

● duplicated posts from the same individual

● threatening language and personal attacks

● private, personal information published without consent

● obscene, sexist, racist or libelous content

● copyright infringement/plagiarized material

● political advocacy

● posts that violate laws or Library policies

3. Users of all ages have the responsibility to protect their privacy and should not post personally identifying information, such as last name, school, age, phone number or address. HRL does not act in place of, or in the absence of, a parent.

4. Persons who repeatedly violate these terms may be barred from further postings.

5. By posting on the HRL Social Media sites, the user gives HRL permission to use his/her name or username, profile picture, and the content of any posting he/she make without compensation or liability on the part of the Library. This permission ends when the posting is deleted.

page updated March 21, 2017

Social Media Policy
Social Media Procedures
Social Media User Responsibilities