A Digital Dilemma: Ebooks and Users’ Rights

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