Wireless Access Policy

The Port Jervis Free Library is pleased to provide wireless Internet access for the use of our patrons. Agreement to abide by the following rules is a precondition for having access to the wireless network.

  • The patron is responsible for setting up his or her laptop and software to permit wireless access through the library's network.
  • The library does not assume responsibility for the safety and integrity of personal equipment, laptop configurations, or data files.
  • The library cannot vouch for the security of wireless communications. It is strongly advised that wireless communication not be used for the transmission of sensitive or personal information.
  • Patrons may not use the library's printers with their own laptop equipment.
  • Library staff members are not permitted to configure a person's personal laptop or to provide assistance with the installation of hardware or software.
  • Patrons are responsible for providing virus protection for personal equipment.
  • The library cannot vouch for the reliability of any website nor the success of any given online transaction.
  • The library's wireless network may require periodic maintenance, and the library cannot be held responsible for unforeseen down time.
  • Patrons using personal laptops in a manner disturbing to others in the library will be asked to turn off the equipment. Furthermore, a patron is required to wear headphones if the speakers on the laptop are on. Repeated violations of these rules will result in suspension of usage privileges.