The Talbot County Free Library is committed to serving the cultural, educational and entertainment needs of its community. Providing access to the Internet enables the Library to greatly expand its information services.
However, the Internet is an unregulated medium. The Talbot County Free Library is unable to control or monitor the content of materials on the Internet. The Library has installed filtering software on all the public Internet computer terminals, but makes no guarantees for its effectiveness. Filtering software may be turned off at the discretion of the library staff if the request is made by an adult. Parents and guardians of children under the age of 18 are responsible for their children's use of the Internet.
Public Internet computers are not secure and should not be used to transfer financial and other personal data. The library is not responsible for the misuse of personal information entered on websites, nor can it guarantee that library computers will access any purchased Internet content.
By using the computer systems of Talbot County Free Library you signify that you understand and agree to the policies outlined in this Internet Statement.