Service to the Homebound Policy


GOAL: To provide library materials to those residents of Watertown who cannot, because of their physical condition use the main facility.

Criteria for consideration for home delivery of library materials:

1. Patron must be handicapped in some manner preventing them from visiting the library and/or carrying material out of the library. The condition need not be long term.

2. The patron must request the service.

3. The patron must live within the city limits of Watertown.

The Special Services Librarian in conjunction with the Director will determine if the library will provide home delivery on an individual basis.

Adopted: November 5, 1991
Revised: January 2, 2008