Entries from April 2011

April 13, 2011

First Amendment Rodeo 3/28-4/11

Privacy Michigan Think Tank Asks 3 Universities for Labor Professors’ E-Mails Wisconsin-Madison to Release Professor’s E-Mails but Withhold Those Said to Be Private Epsilon Breach Raises Specter of Spear Phishing Appeals Court Strengthens Warrantless Searches at Border See also : The court’s opinion Erasing the Digital Past Education Department Proposes New Student Data Privacy Rules […]

April 11, 2011

2010 Most Frequently Challenged Books List

The Office for Intellectual Freedom has released its Top Ten Most Frequently Challenged Books list of 2010, as part of ALA’s State of America’s Libraries report during National Library Week. You can find more information in the ALA press release about the 2010 list. And Tango Makes Three, by Peter Parnell and Justin Richardson The Absolutely True […]

April 1, 2011

Choose Privacy Week Webinar: Slides and Archive Now Available!

ALA offered a Choose Privacy Week webinar on March 31, featuring a panel of experts on “hot topics” in privacy — plus practical tips and tools for developing programs to engage library users. Slides are now available at http://www.slideshare.net/alapubishing/al-oif-chooseprivacyweekwebinar2011, and an archived version of the webinar can be found at https://alapublishing.webex.com/alapublishing/lsr.php?AT=pb&SP=EC&rID=3444182&rKey=8d140b37318985c1. Topics included the USA […]