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Wireless Internet Access Policy

Policy regarding wireless access to the Internet at the Library

The Perry Public Library offers wireless connections to the Library's Internet service. If you are bringing your own laptop and wish to use the Library's Internet connection you will need:

  • A wireless network interface card, 802.11b or later
  • To configure your laptop to use the Library's Internet connection
  • Compatible headphones if you plan to use audio files

Please note that the Library cannot assist you with your laptop, card or configuration. The Library cannot accept the liability of handling your equipment.

By choosing to use this free wireless service, you agree to abide by the Library's Internet Access Policy. This Policy states the limitations of the Library's Internet access, your responsibilities for using that access, and describes acceptable and unacceptable uses. By using the wireless service, you also acknowledge that you understand that the use is at your own risk and that the Library is not responsible for any damage that may occur to your computer while connected.

The Library's wireless network is not secure. Information sent from or to your laptop can be captured by anyone else with a wireless device and the appropriate software. The Library is not able to provide technical assistance and no guarantee can be provided that you will be able to make a wireless connection. The Library assumes no responsibility for the safety of equipment or for laptop configurations, security, or data files resulting from the connection to the Library's network. Printing capability is not available on the PPL wireless network.

This resource is supported by the Institute of Museum and Library Services under the provisions of the Library Services and Technology Act as administered by State Library of Iowa.