Prange, Laurie A. Computers behind bars : Information technology in Canadian prison libraries., 2001 [Report]
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This report is the result of an independent study undertaken with the Faculty of Information and Media Studies (FIMS) at The University of Western Ontario (UWO) and advised by Dr. Carole Farber, Professor. The focus of this study is upon the impact the increased popularity of electronic provision of information can have upon Canadian prison libraries. Gathered information is compared with the results of Canadian policy regarding the provision of information to inmates. The analysis of the collected facts can provide insight to help prison librarians deal with the increasing popularity of electronic provision of information in relation to legal constraints.
|Keywords:||prison libraries, computers, inmates, correctional institutions|
|Subjects:||A. Theoretical and general aspects of libraries and information. > AC. Relationship of LIS with other fields .
B. Information use and sociology of information. > BC. Information in society.
B. Information use and sociology of information. > BF. Information policy
|Depositing user:||Laurie A. Prange|
|Date deposited:||04 Sep 2007|
|Last modified:||14 Dec 2012 20:19|
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