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Censorship and libraries

Author: Ian Malley
Publisher: London : Library Association, 1990.
Series: Viewpoints in library and information science, no. 5.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This pamphlet examines the weakness and indeciveness of the library profession in cases of censorship. It analyses the vagueness and contradictions of censorship legislation, and questions the  Read more...

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Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Malley, Ian.
Censorship and libraries.
London : Library Association, 1990
(OCoLC)644261614
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Ian Malley
ISBN: 0853656894 9780853656890
OCLC Number: 20934777
Description: v, 37 pages ; 21 cm.
Contents: Part 1 The perspective of the profession as a whole and the impact of the News International ban: the Library Association and its views on censorship; the News International publications ban; the Library Association and its Code of Professional Conduct; action by the Library Association on censorship. Part 2 The professional librarian and censorship: the duty of the professional librarian; the obligations of the professional librarian; the professional librarian's divided loyalties; the professional librarian's personal convictions. Part 3 Social responsibility and the social context: the kaleidoscope of censorship; the professional and social responsibilities of the librarian. Part 4 Censorship and the law: the legislation of censorship - some general observations; obscenity, the law and the librarian; Section 28 of the Local Government Act 1988. Part 5 Censorship and book selection: censorship, selection and rejection; censorship, selection policy and the role of politics; public statements of selection policy. Part 6 A strategy for professional action on censorship.
Series Title: Viewpoints in library and information science, no. 5.
Responsibility: Ian Malley.

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