- Author : Norman G. Kester
- Release Date : 01 January 1997
- Publisher : McFarland
- Genre : Language Arts & Disciplines
- Pages : 256 pages
- ISBN 13 : 0786403632
Download or read book entitled Liberating Minds by author: Norman G. Kester which was release on 01 January 1997 and published by McFarland with total page 256 pages . This book available in PDF, EPUB and Kindle Format. In this work, over 30 librarians (such as James V. Carmichael, Jr., Sanford Berman, Martha E. Stone, Gerald Perry, Barbara Gomez and Martha Cornog) address gay and lesbian issues facing the profession, and in some cases offer their own stories of understanding their sexuality and its implications on their professional lives. Some of the issues addressed are the need to uphold intellectual freedom, challenging the censorship of gay materials in libraries, AIDS material in the library, the information needs of gay and lesbian patrons, collection development, and confronting homophobia.