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

By: Peck, Robert S.
Material type: TextTextSeries: ALA editions.Publisher: Chicago : American Library Association, 2000Description: 1 online resource (xii, 216 p.) : forms.ISBN: 9780838999691 (electronic bk.); 0838999697 (electronic bk.).Subject(s): Internet access for library users -- Law and legislation -- United States | Libraries -- Censorship -- United States | Freedom of speech -- United States | Libraries -- Censorship -- Law and legislation -- United States | Internet dans les biblioth�eques -- Droit -- �Etats-Unis | Biblioth�eques -- Censure -- Droit -- �Etats-Unis | Libert�e d'expression -- �Etats-Unis | COMPUTERS -- Online Services | COMPUTERS -- System Administration -- Storage & Retrieval | Recht van meningsuiting | InternetGenre/Form: Electronic books.Additional physical formats: Print version:: Libraries, the First Amendment, and cyberspace.DDC classification: 025.04 Other classification: 86.52 Online resources: EBSCOhost
Contents:
Questions and answers about the First Amendment: sex, lies, and cyberspace -- Basic First Amendment Principles and their application to Libraries -- The sexual conundrum -- The right to offend -- Religious motivations and Library use -- Just between you and your Librarian--- Library confidentiality laws -- Workplace issues : employee free speech and harassment -- Children, schools, and the first amendment -- Cyberspace---the last frontier -- Appendixes : The Library Bill of Rights and its interpretations -- Guidelines for the development and implementation of policies, regulations and procedures affecting access to library materials, services and facilities -- Guidelines and considerations for developing a public library internet use policy -- Dealing with concerns about library resources -- Conducting a challenge hearing -- Policy on confidentiality of library records -- Policy concerning confidentiality of personally identifiable information about library users.
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Includes index.

Questions and answers about the First Amendment: sex, lies, and cyberspace -- Basic First Amendment Principles and their application to Libraries -- The sexual conundrum -- The right to offend -- Religious motivations and Library use -- Just between you and your Librarian--- Library confidentiality laws -- Workplace issues : employee free speech and harassment -- Children, schools, and the first amendment -- Cyberspace---the last frontier -- Appendixes : The Library Bill of Rights and its interpretations -- Guidelines for the development and implementation of policies, regulations and procedures affecting access to library materials, services and facilities -- Guidelines and considerations for developing a public library internet use policy -- Dealing with concerns about library resources -- Conducting a challenge hearing -- Policy on confidentiality of library records -- Policy concerning confidentiality of personally identifiable information about library users.

Includes bibliographical references and index.

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