Category: Committee on Professional Ethics (COPE)
Intellectual Freedom News
March 23, 2016 – Intellectual Freedom News is a compilation of news delivered by the ALA Office for Intellectual Freedom including current book challenges in libraries and schools and articles about privacy, internet filtering and censorship
LET’S SEE IF YOU’RE TUNED IN TO YOUR TUNES
A quick 10-question quiz earlier in the week checked on your knowledge of the ethics of music downloading. Here, as promised, are the facts.
Sunday intellectual freedom meetings & programs @ #ALAAC14
Here’s your daily list of must-do events at the 2014 ALA Annual Conference in Las Vegas! Sunday, June 29 Read A Banned Book at the Banned Books Virtual Read-Out (Day […]
Ethics Matters! Join OIF for a half-day preconference in Chicago
The ALA Committee on Professional Ethics invites you to join a half-day preconference offered during the 2013 ALA Annual Conference in Chicago this summer! “Ethics Matters: Ethical Decision-Making for Librarians […]
IFLA Endorses International Code of Ethics for Librarians and Information Workers
On August 12, the Governing Board of the International Federation of Library Associations and Institutions (IFLA) endorsed a new International Code of Ethics for Librarians and Information Workers. A working […]
Tons of IF-related programs at PLA Annual Conference
The Public Library Association conference is getting underway in Philadelphia! For those attending, check out this lengthy list of intellectual freedom programs (and a social event) below the break. Warning: […]
ALA11 Conference Wrap-Up: Committee on Professional Ethics
This week, the OIF Blog will be featuring wrap-ups of last month’s ALA Annual Conference in New Orleans, each post featuring a different intellectual freedom group. Today’s featured group: the […]
Program on Ethics & Youth with Book Signing!
Every day leading to the ALA Annual Conference in New Orleans, the OIF Blog will be featuring a special program, event, or opportunity awaiting attendees. Today we feature: “Promoting Ethical […]
Intellectual Freedom 101 – it will rock your world!
Every day leading to the ALA Annual Conference in New Orleans, the OIF Blog will be featuring a special program, event, or opportunity awaiting attendees. Today’s feature: Intellectual Freedom 101 […]
Overview of Intellectual Freedom Programs and Events at ALA Annual Conference
This month is the ALA Annual Conference in New Orleans! From June 23-28, thousands of librarians and library lovers will be attending meetings and programs, parties and book signings, and […]