Hooray for Freedom! as it was presented at Pioneer Library System, January 15th, 2016.
2019 WebJunction 2-Part Hooray for Freedom! Course – two separate webinars & resources for each:
Hooray for Freedom! Part One: Privacy, Confidentiality, and Intellectual Freedom in the Library, register here for the free course and gain access to the recording and the resources.
Hooray for Freedom! Part Two: Developing Policies in Support of Ethical Practice, register here. It’s free, but you do need to make an account with WebJunction.
Checklists / Quick Reference Sheets
ALA Bill of Rights, Interpretations, & Resolutions
Library Bill of Rights – http://www.ala.org/advocacy/sites/ala.org.advocacy/files/content/intfreedom/librarybill/lbor.pdf
Access to Library Resources and Services for Minors – http://www.ala.org/advocacy/intfreedom/librarybill/interpretations/access-library-resources-for-minors
Access for Children and Young Adults to Nonprint Materials – http://www.ala.org/advocacy/intfreedom/librarybill/interpretations/accesschildren
Privacy: An Interpretation of the Library Bill of Rights – http://www.ala.org/advocacy/intfreedom/librarybill/interpretations/privacy
Access to Resources and Services in the School Library Media Program – http://www.ala.org/advocacy/intfreedom/librarybill/interpretations/accessresources
Minors and Internet Activity – http://www.ala.org/advocacy/intfreedom/librarybill/interpretations/minors-internet-activity
Questions and Answers on Privacy and Confidentiality – http://www.ala.org/advocacy/intfreedom/librarybill/interpretations/qa-privacy
Filters and Filtering – http://www.ala.org/advocacy/intfreedom/filtering
Restricted Access to Library Materials: An Interpretation of the Library Bill of Rights – http://www.ala.org/advocacy/intfreedom/librarybill/interpretations/restrictedaccess
Resolution on the Retention of Library Usage Records – http://www.ala.org/advocacy/intfreedom/statementspols/ifresolutions/libraryusagerecords
POLICY & PROCEDURE GUIDANCE
Division of Library Development – http://www.nysl.nysed.gov/libdev/helpful.htm#WP
Handbook for Library Trustees of New York State – http://www.nysl.nysed.gov/libdev/trustees/handbook/index.html#Policies
Mid-Hudson Library System Policy Tips – http://midhudson.org/topics/director-resources/policies/
Confidentiality and Coping with Law Enforcement Inquiries: Guidelines for the Library and its Staff – http://www.ala.org/Template.cfm?Section=ifissues&Template=/ContentManagement/ContentDisplay.cfm&ContentID=21654
POLICY & PROCEDURE SAMPLES
Library Trustees Association – http://librarytrustees.org