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Disclaimer of Endorsement

Reference herein to any specific commercial products, process, or service by trade name, trademark, manufacturer, or otherwise, does not necessarily constitute or imply its endorsement, recommendation, or favoring by the Sarasota County Library System, thereafter referred to as SCLS. The views and opinions of authors expressed on this site do not necessarily state or reflect those of SCLS and SCLS shall not be used for advertising or product endorsement purposes.

The appearance of external hyperlinks does not constitute endorsement by SCLS or Sarasota County Government to the linked Web sites, or the information, products or services contained therein. For other than authorized activities, SCLS does not exercise any editorial control over the information you may find at these locations.

The sites have been carefully selected and reviewed by Sarasota County Librarians in accordance with established selection policies to help library users find information on the Internet, but these websites are separate and independent from the Library. The Sarasota County Libraries do not control the information contained on remote websites. The Libraries also cannot ensure the availability or accuracy of external electronic resources. As with print materials, not all electronic sources provide accurate, complete or current information.

Disclaimer of Liability
With respect to documents available from this server, neither SCLS nor any of its employees, makes any warranty, express or implied, including the warranties of merchantability and fitness for a particular purpose, or assumes any legal liability or responsibility for the accuracy, completeness, or usefulness of any information, apparatus, product, or process disclosed, or represents that its use would not infringe privately owned rights. SCLS is not responsible for the privacy practices or the content of other websites. 

Information from this server resides on a computer system funded by Sarasota County (Florida) Government. The use of this system may be monitored for computer security purposes. Any unauthorized access to this system is prohibited and is subject to criminal and civil penalties under Federal Laws including but not limited to Public Laws 83-703 and 99-474.

Reference from this website or from any of the information services sponsored by SCLS to any non-governmental entity, product, service or information does not constitute an endorsement or recommendation by SCLS or any of its employees. We are not responsible for the content of any "off-site" websites or pages referenced from this server. 

Your Privacy

To the extent allowed by law, SCLS will maintain the confidentiality of information provided to us.


SB 80- effective July 1, 2006

Under Florida law, email addresses are public records. If you do not want your email address released in response to a public-records request, do not send electronic mail to this entity. Instead contact this office by phone (941.861.5000) or in writing.

SCLS reserves the right to use and implement cookies. COOKIES ARE A TRACKING MECHANISM OF WEBSITE USE.

A cookie is a small data file issued to visitors by certain Web sites, and stored on the visitor's hard drive. A cookie file can contain information such as a user identification that the site uses to track which pages are visited so as to keep high-traffic pages easily accessible to users. A cookie cannot read or extract information from a hard disk or read cookie files created by other sites. If you are a "cookie phobe," you can set your browser to accept no cookies, or tell it to erase all cookies at the end of a session. But to take full advantage of our site, we recommend that you leave them turned on, otherwise some features will not be available.