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ERIC Number: EJ489751
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1994
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Reference Count: 0
ISSN: ISSN-0163-5506
Has the American Public Library Lost Its Purpose?
Ring, Daniel F.; And Others
Public Libraries, v33 n4 p191-96 Jul-Aug 1994
Discusses the mission of public libraries in light of the decision to purchase Madonna's book "Sex." Three viewpoints are presented: a critic of selection policies that are too broad in the name of intellectual freedom; the director of a small public library with a limited budget; and a library historian. (Contains 18 references.) (LRW)
Publication Type: Opinion Papers; Reports - Descriptive; Journal Articles
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Language: English
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