ERIC Number: EJ421733
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1991
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Librarianship Needs a New Code of Professional Ethics.
Finks, Lee W.
American Libraries, v22 n1 p84-88,90,92 Jan 1991
Discussion of professional ethics focuses on a study by Johan Bekker that recommends a new code of ethics for librarians. Topics discussed include confidential information, extraoccupational activities, continuing education, research, occupational development, membership in occupational associations, and peer group role. A sidebar presents Bekker's suggested guidelines of conduct for librarians. (nine references) (LRW)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Legal/Legislative/Regulatory Materials; Opinion Papers
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