PART III. Protecting the Freedom to Read
Part III Protecting the Freedom to Read presents the texts and historical development of ALA’s intellectual freedom policies and guidelines and gives concrete examples of problems librarians can expect to encounter or should anticipate in formulating policy for their own institutions.
This section is organized by broad topic area. Full text of the policies and guidelines can be found below. For more historical information, please consult the print edition of the Manual.
Section 3 includes: Guidelines for the Development and Implementation of Policies, Regulations, and Procedures Affecting Access to Library Materials, Services, and Facilities; Guidelines for the Development of Policies and Procedures regarding User Behavior and Library Usage; Dealing with Concerns about Library Resources; and Related Policies, Statements, and Documents.