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  1. Resurrecting The Speaker

    bgoldberg's blog The Scoop By Phil Morehart and George M. Eberhart In 1977, the American Library Association decided to get into the movie business. Produced by the Intellectual Freedom Committee (IFC), The Speaker follows the aftermath of a high sch ...

    bgoldberg - 07/07/2014 - 15:35 - American Libraries Magazine

  2. Intellectual Freedom Manual Dominates Council III

    bgoldberg's blog The Scoop By Mariam Pera ALA Council met for its third and final session at the 2014 Annual Conference and Exhibition on Tuesday, July 1. The Intellectual Freedom Committee presented 14 action items (CD#19.3–19.17) as revisions to th ...

    bgoldberg - 07/02/2014 - 11:12 - American Libraries Magazine

  3. Tales of a Former Child Soldier

    bgoldberg's blog The Scoop Ishmael Beah captivates crowd By Sanhita SinhaRoy “When you’ve been so deeply touched by violence, you don’t glorify it. You’re not fascinated by it in any way,” author Ishmael Beah told a captivated crowd of several hundre ...

    bgoldberg - 01/29/2014 - 10:13 - American Libraries Magazine

  4. Catching Up Over the Holidays

    bgoldberg's blog E-Content By Alan S. Inouye New Year’s week was a good time for me to catch up on work (or at least attempt to become less behind!). Accordingly, there are a few recent developments and upcoming events involving the Digital Content a ...

    bgoldberg - 01/06/2014 - 13:49 - American Libraries Magazine

  5. For Love of the Written Word

    LBORMAN's blog The Scoop By Mary Mackay The count is in: The official wrap-up last week of the 32nd Sharjah International Book Fair (SIBF) in the UAE reported that 900,000 visitors had browsed more than 400,000 titles on display in Sharjah’s Expo Cen ...

    LBORMAN - 11/20/2013 - 11:52 - American Libraries Magazine

  6. Illinois Library Comes Under Fire

    bgoldberg's blog The Scoop When Bad Things Happen to a Good Library By Beverly Goldberg “Sometimes libraries that are doing ‘all the right things’ pay a price for their excellence through uncivil attacks and attempts to dismantle their work,” Barbara ...

    bgoldberg - 11/05/2013 - 14:27 - American Libraries Magazine