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General Collections Care for Users

This guide gives users some guidelines on the care and handling of library materials in the general collections.

Creating Good Habits

As a user of the library, it is important to understand the proper way to handle books to ensure their continued availability for other library users.

Books must be handled carefully, as there are many ways to damage a book without meaning to.  

At the same time, there are simple actions that can help reduce damage and normal wear-and-tear.