The Suspicious Library Patron

TitleThe Suspicious Library Patron
Publication TypeCase Study
Year of Publication2004
AuthorsCox-White, B, Althaus, RA, Anestidou, L, Connolly, P, Keller, DR, Leever, M
Pagination2 p.
PublisherAssociation for Practical and Professional Ethics
Publication Languageeng
KeywordsINTELLECTUAL freedom , Library and Information Science , professional responsibility
AbstractLaura Melton, a professional librarian at Wentern Public Library helps a patron looking for information about on poisons and the local water supply. She becomes suspicious, and wonders if she should talk with her library director or the police about this patron.
NotesCase from the 2004 APPE National Ethics Bowl Championship. Copyright, Association for Practical and Professional Ethics, 2004.
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