Protecting intellectual freedom in your academic library : scenarios from the front lines / Barbara M. Jones for the Office for Intellectual Freedom.

The author uses her experience and expertise to offer an intellectual freedom title tailored to the academic library environment. This title presents a number of scenarios in which intellectual freedom is at risk and includes: Case studies that provide narrative treatment of common situations tailor...

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Main Author: Jones, Barbara M. 1946-
Corporate Author: American Library Association. Office for Intellectual Freedom.
Format: Book
Language:English
Published: Chicago : American Library Association, 2009.
Series:Intellectual freedom front lines.
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Summary:The author uses her experience and expertise to offer an intellectual freedom title tailored to the academic library environment. This title presents a number of scenarios in which intellectual freedom is at risk and includes: Case studies that provide narrative treatment of common situations tailored to your library type; Easy and motivating ways to prepare new hires for handling intellectual freedom issues; Sidebars throughout the book that offer sample policies, definitions of key terms, and analysis of important statutes and decisions; Detailed information on how to handle challenges to materials in your collection.
Physical Description:x, 246 pages ; 15 x 23 cm.
Bibliography:Includes bibliographical references and index.
ISBN:9780838935804
083893580X