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Libraries, the First Amendment, and cyberspace [electronic resource] : what you need to know / Robert S. Peck.

Author/Creator:
Peck, Robert S.
Publication:
Chicago : American Library Association, 2000.
Format/Description:
Book
1 online resource (228 p.)
Series:
ALA editions
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Subjects:
Internet access for library users -- Law and legislation -- United States.
Libraries -- Censorship -- Law and legislation -- United States.
Freedom of speech -- United States.
Form/Genre:
Electronic books.
Language:
English
Summary:
The First Amendment is inextricably tied up with all kinds of library service, from providing meeting rooms for patrons, to lending materials to children, to giving patrons access to the Internet. Written by the director of the Association of Trial Lawyers of America, Libraries, the First Amendment, and Cyberspace examines how and in what areas the First Amendment affects library decision making and service delivery. With attention to today's electronic environment, Peck's timely and comprehensive book answers the questions librarians most often have about censorship, access, the role of the l
Contents:
CONTENTS; INTRODUCTION; CHAPTER 1; CHAPTER 2; CHAPTER 3; CHAPTER 4; CHAPTER 5; CHAPTER 6; CHAPTER 7; CHAPTER 8; CHAPTER 9; APPENDIX A; APPENDIX B; APPENDIX C; APPENDIX D; A P P E N D I X E; A P P E N D I X F; APPENDIX G; GLOSSARY; I N D E X;
Notes:
Description based upon print version of record.
Includes bibliographical references and index.
ISBN:
0-8389-9969-7
OCLC:
476043905