Library Card Policy
The Winter Haven Public Library is supported by the City of Winter Haven and Polk County taxes, making all residents eligible to receive a free library card. As a member of the Polk County Library Cooperative, Winter Haven library cards may be used at any public library in the county.
The Behavior Policy defines the appropriate use and behavior of the Library. Failure to comply may result in removal from the building or restriction of Library privileges.
Collection Development Policy
This policy is intended to provide guidance for the selection and evaluation of materials which anticipate and meet the needs and interests of the Winter Haven Community.
Interlibrary Loan Policy
Interlibrary loan service is essential to the vitality of libraries of all types and sizes as a means of greatly expanding the range of materials available to users. Lending between libraries is in the public interest and should be encouraged.
The Library offers free Internet access to all Library Patrons. Access is contingent on adhering to the policies set forth by the Library including illegal use of the network, network security, span, offensive materials as well as adhering to the strictest safety of children.