Progressive Librarian Issue no.33, Fall 2009

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ARTICLES

Making the Jump: The Need for a Phenomenological Shift through the Literature Experience in the Adult Literacy Classroom
by Jenny Bossaller and John M. Budd, page 3

Librarians as Literacy Sponsors: The Connection Between Information Literacy and Writing
by Kerry Sutherland, page 18

The Ethics of Open Access to Research: A Call for Civil Disobedience and Moral Courage
by Denise Troll Covey. page 26

The Library Paraprofessional Movement and the Deprofessionalization of Librarianship
by Rory Litwin, page 43

What is Distinctive about the Library of Congress in both its Collections and its Means of Access to Them and the Reasons LC Needs to Maintain Classified Shelving of Books Onsite and a Way to Deal Effectively with the Problem of "Books on the Floor"
by Thomas Mann, page 61

BRAVERMAN PRIZE ESSAY

Marketing the Library? Why Librarians Should Focus on Stewardship and Advocacy
by Sarah Clark, page 93

DOCUMENTS

Resolution on Libraries and the Continuing Wars in Iraq and Afghanistan
page 101

BOOK REVIEWS

Slow Reading, by John Miedema. Duluth: Litwin Books, 2009.
Reviewed by Erik Estep, page 103

The Prison Library Primer, by Brenda Vogel, Lanham, MD: Scarecrow Press, 2009.
Reviewed by Kathleen de la Peña McCook, page 105

NOTES ON CONTRIBUTORS, page 108