University Library, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

The items in the Digital Collections of the University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign Library contain materials which represent or depict sensitive topics or were written from perspectives using outdated or biased language. The Library condemns discrimination and hatred on any grounds. As a research library that supports the mission and values of this land grant institution, it is incumbent upon the University Library to preserve, describe, and provide access to materials to accurately document our past, support learning about it, and effect change in the present. In accordance with the American Library Association’s Freedom to Read statement, we do not censor our materials or prevent patrons from accessing them.

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ARLIS/NA Conference Publications (Born Digital Records and Digital Surrogates)

Born digital records from ARLIS/NA Conference Publications include ARLIS/NA annual conference programs and schedules, final reports, business meeting agenda, call for papers, chair list, contact list, and speaker biographies as well as Distinguished Service Award (DSA) winners list and DSA Convocation introductions and remarks. Digital surrogates from ARLIS/NA Conference Publications include 40th Annual Conference commemorative historical artifacts.

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