North Carolina Statutes

Chapter 125 Libraries

Article 1 - State Library Agency.

Article 1A - State Depository Library System.

  • § 125-11.5   Purpose
    The purpose of this Article is to establish a depository system for the distribution of State publications to designated libraries throughout the State in order...
  • § 125-11.6   Definitions
    As used in this Article: (1) "Depository library" means a library designated to receive and maintain State publications and make them available to the public....
  • § 125-11.7   State Library designated the official depository for all State publications
    The State Library shall be the official, complete, and permanent depository for all State publications, and shall receive five copies of all State publications in...
  • § 125-11.8   State Publications Clearinghouse created
    (a) A State Publications Clearinghouse is created within the Department of Cultural Resources, the Division of State Library. (b) The Clearinghouse shall: (1) Advise State...
  • § 125-11.9   Powers and duties of the State Library
    The State Library: (1) Shall carry out the provisions of this Article. (2) Develop and maintain standards for depository libraries. The standards shall include the...
  • § 125-11.10   Duties of State agencies
    (a) State agencies shall send the requested number of copies of each of their publications to the Clearinghouse within 10 days of issuance. (b) The...
  • § 125-11.11   Advisory Committee
    The Secretary of Cultural Resources may appoint an advisory committee of State officials and depository librarians to review and advise on the operation of the...
  • § 125-11.12   Repealed by Session Laws 1993, c. 447, s. 1
  • § 125-11.13   Alkaline paper required for government publications
    (a) State publications that are of historical or enduring value and importance to the citizens of North Carolina shall be printed on alkaline (acid‑free) paper....

Article 2 - Interstate Library Compact.

Article 3 - Library Records.

  • § 125-18   Definitions
    As used in this Article, unless the context requires otherwise: (1) "Library" means a library established by the State; a county, city, township, village, school...
  • § 125-19   Confidentiality of library user records
    (a) Disclosure. A library shall not disclose any library record that identifies a person as having requested or obtained specific materials, information, or services, or...