Teen Department

Welcome to the Benton Harbor Public Library Teen Department!

Teens, please help us keep the library experience pleasant for everyone by following our library rules:

  1. No food or drink allowed in department; only in designated places.*  

  2. No Soliciting. Unless you are waiting to be assisted at the desk, you must remain seated in the Teen department.*

  3. Sign up for a computer at the front desk.*

  4. One person per computer at all times.*

  5. Hang jackets and coats on the back of your chair; do not leave them on tables or the floor.

  6. No running or swearing.

  7. No explicit videos; this includes porn, fight videos or videos with excessive cursing.

  8. No open food or drink in the Teen Department.

  9. Pants must always be above or exactly on waist.

  10. Seating is reserved for patrons actively using the Teen Department resources.

  11. Maximum of 4 patrons sitting in Teen Department book area at any time. Do not bring extra chairs into area.

  12. Absolutely no sleeping.

*Ask at the desk where these locations are!

*This includes on stairwell and adult department/library entrance. 

*You must provide either a school or state ID, library card or parent/guardian

*If you are asked to move more than two times, you and the computer patron will be asked to leave the computer area.

New YA Arrivals

The Bad Seed
world war z
someone inside house
interview with a vampire
creepy carrots
anita blake
anna dressed in blood
city of bones
forest of hands and teeth
The face on the milk carton
scary stories
One flew over nest
Lord of the flies

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