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The Resource True stories of censorship battles in America's libraries, edited by Valerie Nye and Kathy Barco

True stories of censorship battles in America's libraries, edited by Valerie Nye and Kathy Barco

Label
True stories of censorship battles in America's libraries
Title
True stories of censorship battles in America's libraries
Statement of responsibility
edited by Valerie Nye and Kathy Barco
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Librarians present their stories of dealing with challenges to library materials. Their stories come from all types of libraries: school, academic, public, and special libraries
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
025.2/13
Index
index present
LC call number
Z711.4
LC item number
.T78 2012
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1971-
  • 1946-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Nye, Valerie
  • Barco, Kathy
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Libraries
  • Intellectual freedom
  • Librarians
  • Libraries
Label
True stories of censorship battles in America's libraries, edited by Valerie Nye and Kathy Barco
Instantiates
Publication
Bar code
  • 31223101753185
  • 31223101753193
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Where there once was none / Lucy Bellamy -- Well-intentioned censorship is still censorship: the challenge of public library employees / Ron Critchfield and David M. Powell -- If I don't buy it, they won't come / Peggy Kaney -- Mixed-up ethics / Susan Patron -- Clue-less in Portland / Natasha Forrester -- Vixens, banditos, and finding common ground / Alisa C. Gonzalez -- Parent concern about classroom usage spills over into school library / Laurie Treat -- The princess librarian: an allegory / Sherry York -- The complexity and challenges of censorship in public schools: overstepping boundaries, cultivating compassionate conversations / Marie-Elise Wheatwind -- I owe it all to Madonna / Lise Chlebanowski -- The battle to include / Gretchen Gould -- Pornography and erotica in an academic library / Michelle Martinez -- Reasonable accommodation: why our library created voluntary kids cards / Matt Nojonen -- Cultural sensitivity or censorship? / Susanne Caro -- Developing the public library's genealogy Euchee/Yuchi collection / Cathlene Myers Mattix -- The respect of fear / Amy Crump -- Sweet movie / Sydne Dean -- Censorship avoided: student activism in a Texas school district / Robert Farrell -- I read it in the paper / Hollis Helmeci -- Uncle Bobby's wedding / James LaRue -- A community divided / Kristin Pekoll -- The author visit that should have been / Karin Perry -- One of those not so hideous stories of a book challenge / Kathryn Prestidge -- A serial killer visits the library / Paul Hawkins -- Books, bars, and behavior: censorship in correctional libraries / Erica MacCreaigh -- The ghost of Halloween past / Kathy Barco -- The neophyte in the new age / Rosemary J. Kilbridge -- Gay books display brings out high school faculty prejudice / Nadean Meyer -- Censorship looms over the rainbow / Cindy Simerlink
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
xix, 175 p.
Isbn
9780838911303
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2011031913
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • 747099267
  • (OCoLC)747099267
Label
True stories of censorship battles in America's libraries, edited by Valerie Nye and Kathy Barco
Publication
Bar code
  • 31223101753185
  • 31223101753193
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Where there once was none / Lucy Bellamy -- Well-intentioned censorship is still censorship: the challenge of public library employees / Ron Critchfield and David M. Powell -- If I don't buy it, they won't come / Peggy Kaney -- Mixed-up ethics / Susan Patron -- Clue-less in Portland / Natasha Forrester -- Vixens, banditos, and finding common ground / Alisa C. Gonzalez -- Parent concern about classroom usage spills over into school library / Laurie Treat -- The princess librarian: an allegory / Sherry York -- The complexity and challenges of censorship in public schools: overstepping boundaries, cultivating compassionate conversations / Marie-Elise Wheatwind -- I owe it all to Madonna / Lise Chlebanowski -- The battle to include / Gretchen Gould -- Pornography and erotica in an academic library / Michelle Martinez -- Reasonable accommodation: why our library created voluntary kids cards / Matt Nojonen -- Cultural sensitivity or censorship? / Susanne Caro -- Developing the public library's genealogy Euchee/Yuchi collection / Cathlene Myers Mattix -- The respect of fear / Amy Crump -- Sweet movie / Sydne Dean -- Censorship avoided: student activism in a Texas school district / Robert Farrell -- I read it in the paper / Hollis Helmeci -- Uncle Bobby's wedding / James LaRue -- A community divided / Kristin Pekoll -- The author visit that should have been / Karin Perry -- One of those not so hideous stories of a book challenge / Kathryn Prestidge -- A serial killer visits the library / Paul Hawkins -- Books, bars, and behavior: censorship in correctional libraries / Erica MacCreaigh -- The ghost of Halloween past / Kathy Barco -- The neophyte in the new age / Rosemary J. Kilbridge -- Gay books display brings out high school faculty prejudice / Nadean Meyer -- Censorship looms over the rainbow / Cindy Simerlink
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
xix, 175 p.
Isbn
9780838911303
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2011031913
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • 747099267
  • (OCoLC)747099267

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