Solicitation Policy

Purpose and Scope

The intent of this policy is to allow customers to use library services unfettered by unauthorized, external interference.

Policy

To allow customers to use library facilities, programs and services unfettered by unauthorized, external interference, solicitation by the public is not permitted on library premises or on property under the control of library staff. Solicitation by the Oakville Public Library or Town of Oakville-sponsored solicitation is permitted.

Definition

Solicitation includes such activities as selling or distributing goods or services, seeking contributions or pledges, collecting ideas or opinions, distributing political information, proselytizing on religious beliefs.

Effective Date: May 29, 2014
Motion #: 14.05.55
Next Review Date: 2018
Supersedes Policy Dated: January 22, 2009, Feb. 24/05, March 28, 2002, November 2001
Motion #: 09.01.07,05.02.25, 02.03.33
Filed in: Board Manual, Public Services Manual (Sect. 4.22), added to Website


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