Research Forum (LHRT)
1:30 pm to 3:30 pm
A panel of presentations on library history.
This year’s theme: LHRT Research Forum is Intellectual Freedom and Libraries in America and Abroad: Historical Perspectives.
Eric Novotny, "From Inferno to Freedom: Expanding Access in the Chicago Public Library, 1910-1936";
Doug Campbell, "Re-examining the Origins of the Adoption of ALA’s Bill of Rights";
Lim Peng Han, "The Japanese occupation of Singapore and the forgotten libraries at the civilian goals at Changi and Sime Road Camp, 1942-1945";
Joyce Latham, "Heat, Humility, and Hubris: the Conundrum of the Fiske Report".