Intellectual Freedom Manual, 7th ed.0838935613
Intellectual freedom manual, 7th ed.
Ed. by the Office for Intellectual Freedom of the American Library Association American Library Association, founded 1876, organization whose purpose is to increase the usefulness of books through the improvement and extension of library services. .
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This manual, produced by the American American, river, 30 mi (48 km) long, rising in N central Calif. in the Sierra Nevada and flowing SW into the Sacramento River at Sacramento. The discovery of gold at Sutter's Mill (see Sutter, John Augustus) along the river in 1848 led to the California gold rush of Library Association's Office for Intellectual Freedom, explains and provides guidance on the practical application of principles of intellectual freedom to library service. The historical development of intellectual freedom and an overview of current issues precede a presentation and explanation of the Association's Library Bill of Rights. Suggested procedures and policies are then presented, organized by topic area and covering such issues as user behavior and library usage, library access by impaired individuals, privacy and governmental intimidation, guidelines guidelines,
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