Barbara M Jones
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Barbara works in Chicago, Illinois.
Biographical and Professional Information
Barbara has a rich background in library administration, scholarship and intellectual freedom advocacy. From 2003-2009 she was the Caleb T. Winchester University Librarian and Deans’ Council Member at Wesleyan University in Middletown, CT. She held previous library directorships at Union College, the University of Northern Iowa, and the Fashion Institute of Technology (SUNY), as well as administrative positions at the University of Illinois (Urbana-Champaign), Minnesota Historical Society, New York University and Teachers College Library, Columbia University.
She was named director of the ALA Office for Intellectual Freedom and its new executive director of the Freedom to Read Foundation, in 2009.
- Libraries, Access, and Intellectual Freedom: Developing Policies for Public and Academic Libraries , American Library Association, 1999
- Protecting Intellectual Freedom in Your Academic Library: Scenarios from the Front Lines , American Library Association, 2009
Titles for Purchase and at Your Library
Protecting Intellectual Freedom in Your Academic Library: Scenarios from the Front Lines (Intellectual Freedom Front Lines)
Release Date: 2009-02-28
Speaking Engagements and Upcoming Appearances
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