Cell Phone Policy

We ask all Library users be respectful of each other and behave in a manner that does not disrupt other Library users or interfere with the normal operation of the Library.

Children's Library Use Policy

The Bud Werner Memorial Library (Library) is committed to providing a safe and welcoming environment for families and children.

Collection Management Plan

The Bud Werner Memorial Library’s Collection Management Plan provides guidelines for selection and retention of library materials in order to ensure that collections are timely, relevant, attractive, and meet the varied interests and needs of our community. The Library’s collections are routinely and systematically evaluated for retention, replacement or withdrawal based on criteria outlined in the following plan.

Display/Donation of Public Art

The purpose of this policy is to outline the policies and procedures by which the East Routt Library District, Bud Werner Memorial Library (Library) will accept donated or loaned art, or commission pieces for display.

Internet Policy

The Library is committed to providing free, equal and meaningful access to knowledge and information in a variety of formats including print, audiovisual and electronic. The Internet has become the primary platform for access to electronic information resources and databases essential for library research purposes. Resources available on the Internet supplement and compliment the collections of the Bud Werner Memorial Library.

Meeting Room Policies

It is the policy of the East Routt Library District to allow organizations and groups to use library meeting rooms when those facilities are not needed for activities sponsored in whole or in part by the Library District. Such permission is revocable and does not constitute a lease. Permission to use a meeting room of the Bud Werner Memorial Library does not imply endorsement of the aims, policies, or activities of any group or organization.


The East Routt Library District Board of Trustees (Bud Werner Memorial Library) agrees not to discriminate against persons because of their sexual orientation and any other persons protected under Federal and State non-discrimination statues. ~ Adopted by the Board of Trustees at their regular monthly meeting held April 24, 2002.

Patron Code of Conduct

The Bud Werner Memorial Library (Library) supports the rights of all individuals to free and equal access to the use of the Library without discrimination, intimidation, threat of harm or invasion of privacy.

Patron Privacy & Confidentiality

The library follows in accordance with Colorado Confidentiality Law (C.R.S. 24-90-119)  – Privacy of user records.

Solicitation, Petitioning and Fundraising Policy

Solicitation, petitioning, peddling and other interactions in pursuit of selling goods or services or, entreating library patrons or staff are prohibited in the Library.