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ERIC Number: ED359990
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1993-Jan-14
Pages: 11
Abstractor: N/A
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Helping Students Find Sensitive Material: A Guide to the Literature on Homosexuality for Librarians and Faculty.
Klein, Gary M.
In response to the increasing emphasis on issues of diversity, this document addresses the need for bibliographic instruction in classes dealing with issues of gender and sexuality. The document consists of various bibliographies, guides to research, information headlines and services, library special collections and research institutes, electronic discussion groups, and other sources of information concerning the general topic of homosexuality. The document is broken into the following sections: (1) Introduction; (2) Researching Sensitive Topics in the Library; (3) Intellectual Freedom and Academic Freedom in the Library; (4) Defusing Controversies Regarding Homosexuality on Campus; (5) Top-Down Acceptance of Homosexuality on Campus; (6) Research Guides and Bibliographies on Homosexuality; (7) Professional Literature Regarding Homosexuality and Libraries; (8) National Information and Referral Services; (9) Special Collections, Libraries and Research Institutes; (10) Electronic Discussion Groups and Forums; (11) Maneuvering around Library of Congress Headings and Numbering; and (12) Satiating Your Appetite for Further Involvement. (HB)
Publication Type: Guides - Non-Classroom; Reference Materials - Bibliographies
Education Level: N/A
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Language: English
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