The NJIT library is bound by NJ law to adhere to the following N.J. Statutes with regard to the confidentiality of our user's records. The law states:
18A:73-43.1. "Library," "library record" defined
L. 1985, c. 172, s. 1, eff. May 31, 1985.
18A:73-43.2. Confidentiality; exceptions
L. 1985, c. 172, s. 2, eff. May 31, 1985.
Examples of incidents which the NJIT library considers necessary for the proper operation of the library under item "a" above, include, but are not limited to:
- Billing a user for a lost, stolen, or damaged book through the Bursar's Office or a collection agency
- Bringing a user before the Academic Integrity Committee on charges of mutilation or theft of library materials
- Assisting another library with resolving an overdue or fine situation with an NJIT user who has borrowed or used materials through reciprocal borrowing arrangements
- Acquiring material for loan or to keep from another institution on behalf of a user through interlibrary loan or document delivery
Approved: Fri, Nov 1, 2002