TITLE

TOPEKA BOARD AGREES TO KEEP SEX-RELATED TITLES

AUTHOR(S)
Oder, Norman; Albanese, Andrew; Blumenstein, Lynn; Hadro, Josh
PUB. DATE
May 2009
SOURCE
Library Journal;5/15/2009, Vol. 134 Issue 9, p13
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports that the Topeka and Shawnee County Public Library's board in Topeka, Kansas has ruled that books containing sexual material will be allowed to remain in the Health Information Neighborhood area of the library. The board had previously decided to restrict access to the books by minors. The author speculates that the decision was intended to prevent a lawsuit. The library's website will include a warning regarding the books' content.
ACCESSION #
39771846

 

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