University Libraries Publications and Scholarship

Abstract

How one defines information has substantial ramifications in how libraries combat the fake news phenomenon. This poster encourages an examination of how libraries define information, specifically raising the question of whether or not the Library Bill of Rights requires libraries to provide access to materials that are false and misleading.

Publication Date

2-8-2019

College

University Libraries

Keywords

Library science, Fake news, Philosophy of information, Information-seeking behavior

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