Minimum Standard Compliance information

Library Name – Montauk Library
Library street address – 871 Montauk Hwy, Montauk NY 11954
Library website address –
Library telephone number – (631)668-3377
Library FAX number – (631) 668-3468
Library e-mail address –
Listing of the days and the hours when the library is open to the public: – Mondays thru Fridays 9-7, Saturdays 9-6, Sundays 1-6
A brief description of the library (Click here for mission statement)
Listing of the services offered to the public and who is eligible to use them (e.g., interlibrary loan, reserves, extended vacation loans, community rooms, photocopying, story hours and other programs, public access computers, maker spaces)
Library Bylaws (click here to view)
Long Range Plan (click here to view)
Annual Report to the Community (click here to view)
ALL Board approved policies (click here to view)
Open Meeting Policy—All public and association libraries are subject to open meetings law (Education Law, Section 260-a). (click here to view)
Confidentiality of Library Records—All public and association libraries are required to keep library records confidential according to Civil Practice Laws and Rules, Section 4509. (click here to view policy)
Conflict of Interest Policy—All public and association libraries are subject to Not-for-Profit Corporation Law, Section 715-a. (click here to view policy)
Whistle Blower Policy—All public and association libraries with twenty or more employees AND an annual revenue in excess of one million dollars in the previous fiscal year are subject to Not-for-Profit Law, Section 715-b. (Note that this is required only for certain libraries.) (Not Applicable to Montauk Library)
Disaster Response Policy—A board-approved disaster response policy in the event of a natural or man-made disaster that affects the library facilities, holdings, or staff and library users. (click here to view)
Collection Development Policy (click here to view)
Meeting Space Policy (click here to view)
Internet Use Policy (required by Chapter 357 of the Laws of 2000) (click here to view)
Code of Ethics (click here to view)
Personnel Policy (click here to view)
Financial Controls: Purchasing/Procurement Policy and Petty Cash Policy. (click here to view policy)
Explanation of the library’s borrowing rules (click here to view)
Policies on overdue items, fines, and fees (click here to view)
You current written budget (click here to view)
Board meeting dates and times (for entire current fiscal year) (click here to view)
Agenda for regular board meetings are posted at least a week ahead of the meeting time (click here to view postings)
Agenda or topic for special meetings are posted at least 72 hours in advance (click here to view postings)
Draft Board meeting minutes will be posted within two weeks of meeting (click here to view minutes)