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What is Intellectual Freedom and why is it important to Circulation staff?

September 19, 2013 @ 9:30 am - 12:00 pm

Intellectual freedom is a core value of our libraries, but the staff with the heaviest responsibility for protecting and defending it is usually given the least training. This program will cover the basics for Circulation staff and offer specific suggestions for dealing with what can be really difficult situations.

Featured Speaker:
Sally Decker Smith, Independent Library Consultant and Alex Todd, Director of the Prospect Heights Public Library.

9:30am – 9:45am Registration/Continental breakfast

9:45am – 10:00am Business Meeting
10:00am – 11:30am Program
11:30am – 12:00pm Program wrap-up/Evaluations/Building tours

Please register using the attached registration form. Checks are payable to LACONI CSS
Costs are $15.00 for LACONI members and $20.00 for non-members. Late payment is $25.00 at the door as space allows.

Please fill out one registration form per person. Mail registration form(s) and check to:
Susan Farid
Des Plaines Public Library
1501 Ellinwood St.
Des Plaines, IL 60016

For more information, please contact Susan Farid at (847) 376-2790 or via email at sfarid@dppl.org.


September 19, 2013
9:30 am - 12:00 pm
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