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Ethical Dilemmas in the Information Society: How Codes of Ethics Help to Find Ethical Solutions

Papers from the IFLA/FAIFE Satellite Meeting 2014 Librarians and other information professionals are often confronted with ethical conflicts and dilemmas at their workplace. Although this is not a new phenomenon, information technology based on computers, digital media and the Internet has escalated the potential to violate the… Read More

  • Publications
  • 06 February 2015
  • By: Amélie Vallotton Preisig, Hermann Rösch and Christoph Stückelberger (Eds.)

The Ethics of Librarianship: An International Survey

This book brings together papers on professional ethics for library and information services from 17 countries—from Argentina to Uganda—approaching professional concerns and responses to their ethical dimensions from a number of different angles. Library associations have considered ethical issues such as freedom of speech, for some time. The… Read More

  • Publications
  • 28 March 2011
  • By: Robert W. Vaagan (Ed.)