Daily Archives: May 23, 2011

The Issue of “Transparency, Good Governance and Freedom from Corruption” in Archives and Libraries – Are we vigilant and fulfilling our roles?

The profession of librarianship is not a licensed profession, like teachers, lawyers, engineers, health professionals (nurses, pharmacists, dentists, etc.) and numerous other professions which are regulated for the good of society. Professional associations set and enforce principles and guidelines by … Continue reading

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Academic Freedom at a Time of Crisis

Outspoken public intellectuals and academic leaders Stanley Fish and Cary Nelson go head to head for a lively discussion on the role of academic freedom on YouTube: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=x2d9ufB4O_s

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