ERIC Number: EJ635383
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2001
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Legal Aspects of Internet Filtering in Public Libraries.
Elsner, Edward J.
Public Libraries, v40 n4 p218-22 Jul-Aug 2001
Examines the legal issues surrounding Internet filtering in public libraries. Discusses First Amendment rights and responsibilities; recent court cases; legal problems with limiting Internet access; librarian intervention; less restrictive means to protect minors from harmful materials; and possible liability issues. (LRW)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
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Identifiers - Laws, Policies, & Programs: First Amendment