Librarian Jessamyn West Profiled by Wired

Submitted by rochelle on Wed, 09/15/2004 - 12:37
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Here's a Wired piece profiling "radical librarian," and occasional LISNews contributor Jessamyn West.

"In a democracy, citizens can access information they view as important," West said, "and traditionally we as librarians have kept it private. We are in favor of free speech and against censorship, and believe in the right to research material without the government looking over your shoulder."