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Does Equitable Access to Digital Content Exist? Libraries, Licensing, and Privacy

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InfoDocket links us to, “New Report from ALA Explores Challenges of Equitable Access to Digital Content”

The American Library Association (ALA) today released a new report examining critical issues underlying equitable access to digital content through our nation’s libraries. In the report, titled “E-content: The Digital Dialogue,” authors explore an unprecedented and splintered landscape in which several major publishers refuse to sell e-books to libraries; proprietary platforms fragment our cultural record; and reader privacy is endangered….” [Link to ALA press release and report.]