Progressive Librarian Issue no.12-13, Spring/Summer 1997

Entire contents in .pdf

ARTICLES

The End of Information and the Future of Libraries
by Phil Agre, page 1

A House Divided Against Itself: ACRL leadership, Academic Freedom & Electronic Resources
by John Buschman, page 7

A Primer on WIPO & Database Extraction Rights
by James Love, page 18

Corporate Inroads & Librarianship: The Fight for the Soul of the Profession in the New Millennium
by Peter Mcdonald, page 32

GII: Global Power Grab
by Vigdor Schreibman, page 45

DOCUMENTS

Speech by the Superintendent of Documents at ALA
page 49

Statement of Robert L. Oakley on the GPO Budget
page 53

Notes from the Front Lines at SFPL
page 60

From France: Libraries Losing their Reason
page 63

ADDED ENTRIES

William F. Birdsall's The Myth of the Electronic Library
Reviewed by Mark Rosenzweig, page 69

7 Years of Progressive Librarian, Tables of Contents
page 71

NOTES ON CONTRIBUTERS, page 76