With the Oxford Dictionaries announcing its 2016 Word of the Year “post-truth,” facts are now irrelevant and only personal response matters.
With things being said, written, and shared that fall under the First Amendment and intellectual freedom post-election, intent and context are crucial.
For every loophole that gets closed, it seems like there are five new ones that emerging technology enable for exploitation. If the internet is a service that libraries provide and privacy is something libraries believe individuals should have when browsing, then there is a lot of work to do.
Intellectual freedom is a vital and prominent subject in today’s landscape. Support the future of our nation’s libraries by donating to the Office for Intellectual Freedom on Nov. 29 for #GivingTuesday.
A case closed in India last month which is great news for students who use coursepacks or textbook excerpts. Fair use for education prevails.
With what would come to be seen as an explosive and grand act of Cold War subterfuge, Nikita Khrushchev’s memoirs were smuggled out of the USSR against the wishes of Soviet leadership. The Americans called it the Jones Project.
Is Facebook’s offer of free internet access a boon to schools or a ploy to control curriculum?
Censorship has proved in many periods and contexts to be one of the most common products of this tension. Turkish history of translation is no exception.
Here are 13 haunting reads to get you psyched for October festivities.
This Sunday, Sept. 18, OIF will host a banned book-themed #ShelfieSunday. Here’s how you can get involved.