Yes, I am very critical of the Delaware Department of Education and the State Board of Education over many things. But I do think they have done an excellent job with literacy efforts in our state. 482 more words
Guaranteeing Library Access to "All" Expression? Preliminary CLA Survey Findings for Libraries in 2014
Has your library reported any challenges to collection holdings or access policies that were experienced in 2014? It’s not too late to contribute to the national picture for 2014 of how library staff responded to pressures to remove, restrict, relocate, or label library materials deemed objectionable, and how they dealt with other calls to change library access policies. 713 more words
Happy Freedom to Read Week (FTRW) all y’all.
To celebrate intellectual freedom, on the next episode of Librarians on the Radio, librarian Jason Kuffler is going to be interviewing Irvine Welsh (of Trainspotting fame) about the writer’s experience of censorship (and he’ll talk about his new book, because, you know, capitalism). 176 more words