Computer User Agreement

All people desiring to use the Computer Stations must accept this document.

I assume all responsibility for damages to the computer equipment. I understand that such damages may restrict my continued use of the Computer Stations. Intentional or malicious damage to equipment, software, and networks may result in prosecution by the Library. Any attempt to alter, damage, abuse, or sabotage computer equipment or software; alter configurations; or install any software may make me liable for costs arising from malicious damage to Library equipment and software.

I will not use any Library terminal for illegal purposes. I also agree not to violate licensing agreements or Copyright Laws.

I understand that three (3) violations of the above terms of agreement will result in termination of Computer Station privileges for one (1) month. After Computer Station use has resumed, any additional violation will result in permanent loss of Computer Station privileges.

I will not use Library stations for any activity that is deliberately offensive or creates an intimidating or hostile environment. I understand that accessing, displaying on the monitor or printing of sexually explicit or pornographic objects, pictures and/or literature is prohibited on any Library computer, and may also be in violation of state and federal obscenity laws. I will not deliberately display offensive material to any library staff or patrons. Failure to comply will result in the immediate suspension of computer privileges for six (6) months. A second violation of these terms will result in a one-year suspension of computer privileges. A third violation will result the permanent termination of computer privileges at the Elkhart Public Library.

I acknowledge that I have read this agreement and understand the Elkhart Public Library Computer User Agreement. I further acknowledge and agree that the Elkhart Public Library assumes no liability for any loss or damage to my data.

ELKHART PUBLIC LIBRARY
300 SOUTH SECOND STREET
ELKHART, IN 46516
(574) 522-5669
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