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Dr. Shannon Oltmann

School of Information Science, University of Kentucky

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School of Information Science, University of Kentucky

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Posted By Shannon Oltmann May 23, 2022 03:55 PM
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[cross-posted] Hello! I'm editing a book called The Fight Against Book Bans: Perspectives from the Field. I am seeking potential authors to contribute chapters. The chapters could be on a range of topics related to the recent increase in book challenges/bans across North America. Potential topics ...
Posted By Shannon Oltmann May 23, 2022 03:53 PM
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[cross-posted] Hello! I'm editing a book called The Fight Against Book Bans: Perspectives from the Field. I am seeking potential authors to contribute chapters. The chapters could be on a range of topics related to the recent increase in book challenges/bans across North America. Potential topics include:  ...
Posted By Shannon Oltmann Apr 09, 2022 12:09 PM
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Call for Essays  Contact: Shannon M. Oltmann  shannon.oltmann@uky.edu    We are soliciting essays from librarians, library science faculty, and others for the new book: The fight against book bans: Perspectives from the field.    In the past six months, there has been a flood of book challenges and ...
Posted By Shannon Oltmann Jan 20, 2022 12:13 PM
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Call for Essays Contact: Shannon M. Oltmann shannon.oltmann@uky.edu  (apologies for cross-posting)    We are soliciting essays from librarians, library science faculty, and others for the new book: The fight against book bans: Perspectives from the field.  In the past six months, there has ...
Posted By Shannon Oltmann Dec 06, 2021 11:08 AM
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The University of Kentucky's library science program is hiring for an assistant professor of practice, focusing on public libraries. Please note this position requires a Master's degree at a minimum; extensive experience in public libraries can be considered in lieu of a Ph.D. The job will include teaching ...
Posted By Shannon Oltmann Nov 16, 2021 03:41 PM
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Just a reminder that the Journal of Intellectual Freedom and Privacy is hosting a special call for papers. Deadline is 12/31/2021. We accept research manuscripts for peer review and non-peer reviewed, shorter, commentaries. See the link below for more information.  With this special issue of the Journal ...
Posted By Shannon Oltmann Sep 20, 2021 09:56 AM
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The Journal of Intellectual Freedom and Privacy announces a special call for papers focusing on the COVID-19 pandemic, libraries, and privacy concerns: https://journals.ala.org/index.php/jifp/pages/view/covid-19.  With this special issue of the Journal of Intellectual Freedom & Privacy, we seek ...
Posted By Shannon Oltmann Sep 20, 2021 09:54 AM
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The Journal of Intellectual Freedom and Privacy announces a special call for papers, focusing on the COVID-19 pandemic, libraries, and privacy concerns: Journal of Intellectual Freedom & Privacy.  With this special issue of the Journal of Intellectual Freedom & Privacy, we seek contributions that ...
Posted By Shannon Oltmann Aug 12, 2021 02:18 PM
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Journal of Intellectual Freedom and Privacy Special Call for Papers: The COVID-19 Pandemic, Libraries, and Privacy Concerns Submissions Due: December 31, 2021   https://journals.ala.org/index.php/jifp/pages/view/covid-19   The COVID-19 pandemic has changed the way ...
Posted By Shannon Oltmann Aug 12, 2021 02:17 PM
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Journal of Intellectual Freedom and Privacy Special Call for Papers: The COVID-19 Pandemic, Libraries, and Privacy Concerns Submissions Due: December 31, 2021   https://journals.ala.org/index.php/jifp/pages/view/covid-19   The COVID-19 pandemic has changed the way that many libraries do ...
Posted By Shannon Oltmann Apr 22, 2021 09:33 AM
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Greetings! We are a team of researchers from Rutgers University, the University of Kentucky, and the University of South Carolina. We are conducting a project on Drag Storytimes, or Drag Queen Storytimes, in public libraries. We are currently conducting a brief survey to gather information ...
Posted By Shannon Oltmann Feb 18, 2021 12:17 PM
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Soliciting guest editors for 2021 and 2022   The Journal of Intellectual Freedom and Privacy (JIFP) seeks individuals interested in serving as a guest editor of an upcoming issue. Guest editors oversee the selection of manuscripts and development of an issue focused on a particular topic. We interpret ...
Posted By Shannon Oltmann Sep 18, 2020 03:14 PM
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Friends, please see below for a webinar next week in which I'll be participating. We'll talk about censorship and freedom of speech in the contexts of academia, online space, and COVID-19. Shannon M. Oltmann, Ph.D. Pronouns: she/her/hers Associate Professor School of Information Science College of ...
Posted By Shannon Oltmann Aug 01, 2020 10:00 AM
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Note: Proposals and panels from librarians/ practitioners welcomed! Call for Proposals for 2021 Symposium Internet filtering, digital literacy, and information poverty: Intersections and challenges School of Information Science, University of Kentucky Proposals Due: November 30, ...
Posted By Shannon Oltmann Aug 01, 2020 09:59 AM
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Note: proposals and panels from librarians/ practitioners welcomed! Call for Proposals for 2021 Symposium Internet filtering, digital literacy, and information poverty: Intersections and challenges School of Information Science, University of Kentucky Proposals Due: November 30, 2020 Notification of ...
Posted By Shannon Oltmann Apr 25, 2020 12:11 PM
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The Journal of Intellectual Freedom and Privacy ( https://journals.ala.org/index.php/jifp ) seeks a volunteer Book Review Assistant Editor , located in the Chicago, IL area. Location is essential as books are sent to and managed out of the American Library Association main office in central Chicago. ...
Posted By Shannon Oltmann Apr 01, 2020 10:52 AM
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[please excuse cross-posting] Call for Proposals: Internet filtering, digital literacy, and information poverty: Intersections and challenges School of Information Science, University of Kentucky (Lexington, KY) February 12-13 2021 Internet filtering is a crucial issue because it restricts access ...
Posted By Shannon Oltmann Aug 26, 2019 02:06 PM
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Dear Library Staff Member,   We are a group of researchers from Rutgers University, the University of South Carolina, and the University of Kentucky conducting a survey about library staff experiences with and attitudes towards drag queen storytimes.   Drag queen storytimes are a type of ...
Posted By Shannon Oltmann Aug 26, 2019 02:06 PM
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Dear Library Staff Member,   We are a group of researchers from Rutgers University, the University of South Carolina, and the University of Kentucky conducting a survey about library staff experiences with and attitudes towards drag queen storytimes.   Drag queen storytimes are a ...