Document Type

Article

Publication Date

Fall 2010

Peer Reviewed

1

Abstract

The Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) makes government information accessible to everyone, including libraries and library patrons. The Patriot Act has undermined the FOIA and put the freedom to read at risk.

Keywords

Freedom of Information Act, PATRIOT ACT, libraries

Comments

Previously presented in Cultural Foundations, Fall 2008

Rights

Copyright 2008 Katherine Bullen

 

URL

http://ir.uiowa.edu/bsides/18