Is there a history of librarian collusion and resistance to repression?
June 29, 2013 1:28 PM Subscribe
In this New Yorker blog
post, Internet Archive's Brewster Kahle mentions this in an answer: "Libraries have had a long history of dealing with authoritarian organizations demanding reader records—who’s read what—and this has led to people being rounded up and killed. As a librarian, you take this very, very seriously." Is there a concise history of this somewhere?
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