Deborah Caldwell-Stone, deputy director of ALA’s Office for Intellectual Freedom writes for American Libraries about A Digital Dilemma: Ebooks and Users’ Rights. This thought-provoking piece discusses reader privacy in the age of e-Books. The article is divided into the following sections:
- Ethics, library values, and digital content
- Sacrificing privacy and access for convenience?
- Proactive steps to protect users’ rights