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American Library Association Office for Intellectual Freedom

Overview
Works: 64 works in 164 publications in 3 languages and 20,991 library holdings
Genres: Handbooks and manuals  Periodicals  Bibliography  Case studies 
Roles: Editor, Other, Publisher
Classifications: Z711.4, 025.213
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Most widely held works about American Library Association
 
Most widely held works by American Library Association
Intellectual freedom manual by American Library Association( Book )

70 editions published between 1974 and 2015 in English and French and held by 6,609 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explains the meaning of intellectual freedom in library service, presents that texts and historical development of the American Library Association's intellectual freedom policies and guidelines, and includes essays in which the authors discuss intellectual freedom and the law, and how to combat censorship
Hit list : frequently challenged books for children by Donna Reidy Pistolis( Book )

4 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 657 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Organized alphabetically, this work provides examples of recent challenges, review sources, related articles, standard reference sources, and recommended reading lists for 23 frequently challenged books, from Judy Blume's Blubber to Katherine Paterson's Bridge to Terabithia
Hit list for children 2 : frequently challenged books by Beverley C Becker( Book )

5 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 535 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone, A Wrinkle in Time, Blubber, Scary Stories to Tell in the Dark - these are some of the most beloved, and most challenged, books. Leaving controversial titles such as these out of your collection or limiting their access is not the answer to challenges. The best-selling Hit List series gives you the information you need to defend challenged books with an informed response, all the while ensuring free access to young book lovers." "Featuring more than three dozen "hot button" books, Hit List for Children 2 presents a who's who of children's literature writers including Dahl, Allard, Blume, Rowling, Stine, L'Engle, Lowry, and Naylor. With a profile of each book that includes its plot, characters, published reviews, awards and prizes, and author resources, you will be prepared to answer even the toughest attacks. The most recent and compelling challenges are also discussed so that you will be prepared to address specific points."--Jacket
Protecting intellectual freedom in your academic library : scenarios from the front lines by Barbara M Jones( Book )

4 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 476 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The author uses her experience and expertise to offer an intellectual freedom title tailored to the academic library environment. This title presents a number of scenarios in which intellectual freedom is at risk and includes: Case studies that provide narrative treatment of common situations tailored to your library type; Easy and motivating ways to prepare new hires for handling intellectual freedom issues; Sidebars throughout the book that offer sample policies, definitions of key terms, and analysis of important statutes and decisions; Detailed information on how to handle challenges to materials in your collection
Newsletter on intellectual freedom( )

in English and held by 343 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Protecting intellectual freedom in your public library : scenarios from the front lines by June Pinnell-Stephens( Book )

3 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 296 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Protecting intellectual freedom in your school library : scenarios from the front lines by Pat Scales( Book )

3 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and Japanese and held by 235 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Contains scenarios that offer school librarians an overview of the intellectual freedom issues they may face and includes advice on how to handle them and interact with library patrons, covering materials selection, management, programs, access, labeling, privacy, and the Internet
Intellectual freedom manual( )

in English and held by 166 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A history of ALA policy on intellectual freedom : a supplement to The intellectual freedom manual, ninth edition by Trina J Magi( Book )

5 editions published in 2015 in English and held by 153 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Recopila documentos importantes y notas sobre la política acerca de la libertad intelectual y sus normas para la ALA (American Library Association. Se trata del suplemento que acompaña a la 9ª edición con la historia de estas normas. La libertad intelectual, en contra de la censura y de los ataques a la libertad de expresión y de prensa, tiene un gran arraigo en el mundo bibliotecario y la ALA se ha caracterizado siempre por su defensa a ultranza, sobre todo en un país donde algunos libros intentan ser prohibidos por la razón más inverosímil. (EDITOR)
News by Freedom to Read Foundation (U.S.)( )

in English and held by 85 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Privacy and freedom of information in 21st-century libraries by American Library Association( Book )

2 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 60 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The ALA Office for Intellectual Freedom has assembled an all-star cast of writers to explore the challenges to privacy that ongoing shifts in technology have created, and how librarians can address them
Journal of intellectual freedom & privacy( )

in English and held by 35 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Workbook for selection policy writing by American Library Association( Book )

2 editions published between 1980 and 1983 in English and held by 21 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Choose privacy week : resource guide( Book )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 21 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Memorandum( )

in English and held by 21 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Intellectual Freedom Round Table report( )

in English and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Intellectual freedom action news( )

in English and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

OIF FTRF 30 : Saturday, January 30, 1999, Philadelphia, PA( Book )

1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Program planning made easier by American Library Association( Book )

2 editions published between 1975 and 1980 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fencing out knowledge : impacts of the Children's Internet Protection Act 10 years later by Kristen R Batch( Book )

2 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Intellectual freedom manual
Alternative Names

controlled identityAmerican Library Association

American Library Association Chiteki Jiyūbu

American Library Association Office for Intellectual Freedom

American Library Association. OIF

O.I.F. A.L.A

Office for Intellectual Freedom

Office for intellectual freedom États-Unis

Office for intellectual freedom of the American library association

OIF

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English (118)

Japanese (1)

French (1)

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Hit list for children 2 : frequently challenged booksProtecting intellectual freedom in your academic library : scenarios from the front linesProtecting intellectual freedom in your school library : scenarios from the front linesPrivacy and freedom of information in 21st-century libraries