Restricted Access to Materials

Materials in the Taos Public Library may be held on “ closed shelf” status by reason of:

  • Unusual value or rarity
  • Inclusion in one of the designated “special collections” by virtue of their specialized nature
  • The need to protect materials from theft or mutilation

Materials shall not be restricted as to access on the basis of subject matter or because the material may be judged controversial. These materials are available at Ready Reference and Special Collections.