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Library Standards for Juvenile Correctional Facilities

Current Standards:
Library Standards for Juvenile Correctional Facilities
ISBN 978-0-8389-7988-4, ASCLA (c) 1999
Written by the ASCLA Ad Hoc Subcommittee on Library Standards for Juvenile Correctional Institutions. 
Chair, Bonnie Crell, California State Department of the Youth Authority.

Contents

  1. Introduction
    1. Purpose
    2. Background / History
    3. Revision
    4. Charge
    5. Scope
    6. Audience
    7. Principles
    8. Terminology
  2. Standards
    1. Role of the library in a correctional setting
    2. Administration
    3. Budget
    4. Staffing
    5. Collection -- very outdated, esp w/ regards to technology
    6. Services -- practically zero discussion of programming for teens
    7. Facilities
  3. Appendix -- a
    1. Library Bill of Rights, ALA 1996  (SAME?: http://www.ala.org/ala/issuesadvocacy/intfreedom/librarybill/index.cfm )
    2. Free Access to Libraries for Minors, ALA 1991 (REVISED VERSION, 2004: http://www.ala.org/Template.cfm?Section=interpretations&Template=/ContentManagement/ContentDisplay.cfm&ContentID=8639 )
    3. Resolution on Prisoners' Right to Read, ALA 1982 (REVISED VERSION, 2010: http://www.ifmanual.org/prisoners )
    4. Policy on Confidentiality of Library Records, ALA 1986 (SAME?: http://www.ala.org/Template.cfm?Section=otherpolicies&Template=/ContentManagement/ContentDisplay.cfm&ContentID=13084# )
    5. Freedom to Read Statement, ALA 1991 (REVISED, 2004: http://www.ala.org/ala/aboutala/offices/oif/statementspols/ftrstatement/freedomreadstatement.cfm )
    6. (need to add the Intellectual Freedom Manual: http://www.ala.org/ala/aboutala/offices/oif/iftoolkits/ifmanual/intellectual.cfm )

 

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