Board Policies

This Policy is under review.

41) 605.5 - School Library

Last Updated Date: 01/31/2023

Adoption Date: 06/22/2021

Revision History: 4/26/22 (reviewed), 1/31/23 (updated), 3/28/23 (reviewed)

The school district will maintain a school library in each building for use by employees and by students during the school day.

Materials for the libraries will be acquired according to board policy, "Instructional Materials Selection."

It is the responsibility of the principal of the building in which the school library is located to oversee the use of materials in the library.

It is the responsibility of the superintendent or designee to develop procedures for the selection and replacement of both library and instructional materials, for the acceptance of gifts, for the weeding of library and instructional materials.

Policy References:

Iowa Code §§ 256.7(24); 279.8; 280.14; 301. 281 I.A.C. 12.3(11), (12).