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IFLA World Report
Title: IFLA World Report
Title alternative: IFLA World Report 2010
Creator: International Federation of Library Associations and Institutions
Abstract: "The World Report series is a biennial report series that reports on the state of the world in terms of freedom of access to information, freedom of expression and related issues." You will find a country-oriented map interface and a question-oriented interface. The report will give you information on the amount of libraries in a specific country, on internet users and other things.
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Table of contents: Topics:• Section 1: Report introduction >> Country statistics, introduction and responding instution. • Section 2: Estimated Number of Libraries >> National Library >> Estimated number of public libraries in country >> Estimated number of research libraries in country • Section 3: Libraries and the Internet >> Digital Divide: >> Filtering and blocking of information >> Financial barriers >> Open Access• Section 4: Legal Issues >> Copyright laws: >> Laws guaranteeing FAIFE principles >> User Privacy and Anti-terror Legislation >> Violations of Intellectual Freedom• Section 5: Social Issues >> HIV/AIDS Awareness >> Women and Freedom of Access to Information >> The disabled and Freedom of Access to Information: >> Senior citizens and Freedom of Access to Information >> Libraries and the provision of universal primary education >> Libraries and environmental sustainability• Section 6: Ethics and IFLA Initiatives >> Ethics >> The IFLA Internet Manifesto >> The IFLA Glasgow Declaration >> The IFLA Manifesto on Transparency, Good Governance and Freedom from Corruption
Keywords: information source; Copyright law; infrastructure; education; information ; information and communication technology
Countries: Global Resources;
Africa. General Resources
Subject areas: Information & Media » Generalities;
Information & Media » Libraries, Archives, Museums;
Education & Academia » Generalities
Location of the site's editor: Netherlands
Resource type: Libraries;
Topical Websites;
Country reports;
Language: English
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