Progressive Librarian Issue no. 28, Winter 2006/2007

Entire contents in .pdf

ARTICLES

What is going on at the Library of Congress?
by Thomas Mann, page 2

The Hottest Place in Hell: the crisis of neutrality in contemporary librarianship
by Joseph Good, page 25

Mi mano, tu mano, su mano...¿Nuestras manos? reflections for socially responsible librarians
by Edgardo Civallero, page 30

A Progressive Librarianship for the 21st Century
by William F. Birdsall, page 49

Philanthropies Unexpected Consequences: public libraries and the struggle over free v. proprietary software
by Siobhan Stevenson, page 64

Politics & Public Libraries Collections
by John M. Budd, page 78

The Wrong Path & the Right Path: the role of libraries in access to, and preservation of, cultural heritage
by Michael Gorman, page 87

DOCUMENTS

PLG Statement on UCLA Incident
page 100

There is Power in a Union: union activism 2006 timeline
compiled by Kathleen de la Peña McCook, page 101

BOOK REVIEW

People's Movements, People's Press: The Journalism of Social Justice Movements, by Bob Ostertag
Reviewed by Charles D.Adamo, page 105

NOTES ON CONTRIBUTORS, page 108