ERIC Number: ED225545
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1982
Reference Count: 0
School Libraries and Intellectual Freedom.
Ohio Educational Library/Media Association, Columbus.
Compiled by the Intellectual Freedom Department of the Ohio Educational Library Media Association (OELMA), this booklet contains varied materials related to issues of intellectual freedom, including an eight-point statement of the purpose of the department, the American Library Association's Library Bill of Rights, and guidelines for writing a materials selection policy. Policies, guidelines, and procedures statements for two city school districts, a rural school district, and a parochial school are also provided, as well as a model policy and rules for selection of instructional materials prepared by a committee of the Iowa Department of Public Instruction, and three sample request forms for review or reconsideration of media resources. A list of state and national organizations to contact for assistance, and an 18-item bibliography of materials to aid in the writing of a library-media materials selection policy complete the booklet. (LMM)
Publication Type: Guides - Non-Classroom; Legal/Legislative/Regulatory Materials
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Ohio Educational Library/Media Association, Columbus.
Identifiers: Intellectual Freedom; Ohio