The Library's Legal Answer Book
Every librarian who wants to make wise policy decisions and protect the organization from legal challenges can now consult the library legal team of Minow and Lipinskil Libraries are in the thick of legal issues as new technologies add layers of complexity to everyday work in the library. How do you know what's legal? What can you do to identify and address issues before they turn into bona fide legal matters? Where do you turn for help? In this comprehensive and authoritative, yet easy-to-understand Q & A customized for librarians, you'll find expert guidance on complex issues. With coverage of all the issues of the day - filters, fair use, copyright, Web publishing and Internet use, software sharing, ADA compliance, free speech, privacy, access, and employment and liability issues - you will have a librarian's J.D. in short order! This timely and practical desktop tool: Focuses on quick and reader-friendly answers to common legal questions; Provides examples of legal challenges faced in libraries; Includes precedents and case citations to conduct additional research; Supports libraries in their commitment to access without liability; With detailed and ready-to-apply answers to
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Mary Minow To my wife Eileen ( " down a Boreen green came a sweet colleen " ) , whose support is ever - present and who lets me stay out late and play in the legal sandbox . TOMAS A. LIPINSKI Contents Preface vii Acknowledgments ix ...
Carol Johnson , LexisNexis , Paul Lomio , Erika V. Wayne , and the Robert Crown Law Library at Stanford Law School generously offered essential legal resource support . The American Library Association fielded a strong team led by ix ...
My family is my touchstone and my pillar of support . My mother taught me never to take " no " for an answer , and the value of reaching out to others . My father taught me that a love of learning leads to a fulfilling life .
Stat . § 768.28 ( 1989 ) that waives sovereign immunity for the state and its subdivisions , including municipalities . 6. Mainstream Loudoun v . Loudoun County Library , 2 F. Supp . 2d 783 , 789 ( E.D. Va . 1998 ) . 7.
Multistate Legal Studies , Inc. , 495 F. Supp . 34 ( N.D. Ill . 1980 ) , aff d 692 F.2d 478 ( 7th Cir . 1982 ) , cert . denied 464 U.S. 814 ( 1983 ) . 10. Building Officials & Code Administration and Code Technology , 628 F.2d 730 ...
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