Collection Development Policy

Adopted April 19, 2021

The key aim of Maxwell Memorial Library’s collection development policy is to build a collection that supports the needs of the community of Camillus and aligns with the library’s mission.

General collection development guidelines (guiding principles)

The key aim of Maxwell Memorial Library’s collection development policy is to build a collection that supports the needs of the community of Camillus and aligns with the mission:

Maxwell Memorial Library is a primary resource for a diverse community seeking good books, accurate information, lifelong learning, access to technology, and programs for all.

The library will also endeavor to select material that will allow patrons to access new ideas and enjoy a collection that will meet the educational and recreational requirements of the people of Camillus and beyond.

The full policy is available at the link below.


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