Policy ACAF-LIB-010

Responsible University Administrator:Vice President for Academic Affairs
Responsible Officer:Dean of University Libraries
Origination Date:N/A
Current Revision Date:02/18/13
Next Review Date:02/18/17
End of Policy Date:N/A
Policy Number:ACAF-LIB-010
Status:Effective

 

ENDORSEMENT OF AMERICAN LIBRARY ASSOCIATION STATEMENTS

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Policy Statement


University Libraries has endorsed statements from a national organization.

 


Reason for Policy/Purpose


This policy is required for the effective communication of an endorsement by University Libraries.

 


Who Needs to Know This Policy


All patrons of the University Libraries.

 


Website Address for this Policy


www.usm.edu/institutional-policies/policy-acaf-lib-010

 


Definitions


 

  

Policy/Procedures


The University of Southern Mississippi Libraries endorse the American Library Association’s Library Bill of Rights and the Code of Ethics of the American Library Association.

 


Review


The Dean of University Libraries is responsible for the review of this policy every four years (or whenever circumstances require immediate review).

 


Forms/Instructions


N/A

 


Appendices


N/A

 


Related Information


The American Library Association’s Library Bill of Rights and the Code of Ethics of the American Library Association are available at www.ala.org.

 


History


Amendments: Month, Day, Year – summary of changes

Approved by vote of The University of Southern Mississippi Libraries Management Group on October 16, 2008.

11/01/11: Formatted for Institutional Policies website.

02/18/13: Formatted for template. Minor editing throughout.