ERIC Number: EJ615270
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2000
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Internet Issues: Access, Filtering, and a Survey of Pennsylvania Public Libraries.
Crawford, Gregory A.
Public Libraries, v39 n3 p162-67 May-Jun 2000
Plots trends in the growth of Internet use. Discusses pornography on the Web, using filters, and the ALA response. Reports results of a survey of Internet availability within Pennsylvania public libraries. Findings indicate more than 90% of respondents offer access to the Internet, nearly 80% do not use filters, and 50% attempt to control access to specific content, generally through acceptable use policies. Survey questions are appended. (Contains 29 references.) (AEF)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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