This agreement is displayed in English and Spanish and must be
accepted before logging into a library computer that is managed by
the Monterey County Free Libraries' automated computer sign-up
Computer Use Acceptance Page
This computer is filtered
to comply with the Children’s Internet Protection Act. Computer
users who are 17 years of age or older may ask staff to remove the filter
in order to access information that does not break federal, state or
local laws and is for legitimate research needs.
abide by MCFL's
and Computer Policy,
Internet Safety and Computer Use Companion Document. A summary
of those policies is provided below; please ask staff for the
Computer Use Policy Binder to review the full-text of policies in
English or Spanish.
Summary of User Responsibilities
* Use at your own risk. MCFL cannot guarantee confidentiality
and privacy when accessing the Internet on Library premises or
working on Library computers. MCFL cannot guarantee that the filter
will block all inappropriate websites.
* Do not share
information that could threaten or create vulnerability for you or
any person or the Library
* Do not use Library computers to
engage in any unlawful activities.
* Respect copyright and
licenses to programs and data (US Code Title 17).
* Do not
install personal software on Library computers. Do not modify
Library software or hardware or change computer settings.
Hacking will not be tolerated. You may lose Library privileges and
face criminal prosecution.
* Protect your privacy. Logout of
all personal accounts before the end of your session.
files to your own device. Do not save files to the hard drive.
* Respect other users' privacy, rights and comfort. Harassment
will not be tolerated.
* Maintain appropriate behavior in the
Library at all times.
The MCFL website has
age-appropriate web pages for kids and teens. Parents should review
these pages and Internet safety practices with their children to
support the Library's objective of maintaining a safe and healthy
environment for minors using the Internet. Parents should not assume
that library filters will block all inappropriate websites.
By clicking the "Accept" button you are agreeing to abide by the
terms of MCFL's policies.
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