Classification: ACADEMIC & STUDENT AFFAIRS
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|Provost and Vice President for Academic Affairs||Office of Academic Affairs|
It is recognized that creative works can be controversial and that any given item may offend some individuals. Therefore, material selections are not made on the basis of any anticipated approval or disapproval, but solely on the merits of the work in relation to the building of the collection and to serving the interest of the university community.
|All individuals accessing the library.|
University Academic Freedom Statement, the Library Bill of Rights and Freedom to Read Statement, adopted by the American Library Association.
|FULL STATEMENT OF AUTHORITY|
Collection: works in the library’s permanent repository or visiting exhibitions held by the library
Creative works: printed materials, pieces of art, audio/video recordings
Western Oregon University provides material in an atmosphere where the free individual can examine many points of view and make his/her own decisions.
Any member of the campus community is welcome to express his or her opinion of materials housed in the Library.
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EFFECTIVE DATE: 02/01/1998
LAST UPDATED: 08/11/2016
HISTORICAL DETAIL NOTES:
SOURCE: Previously Referred to as: PRE-PRO-002
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|Creative works, visiting exhibitions, controversial material|