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General Readings




  • Abioye, Abiola. "Confidentiality and Protection of Official Records in the Freedom of Information Era: Nigeria's Situation." African Journal of Library, Archives & Information Science 20.1 (2010): 29-39. Academic Search Premier. EBSCO. Web. 14 Sept. 2011. 
  • Adams, Helen R. "The Privacy Problem." School Library Journal, April 2011, Vol. 57 Issue 4, p34-37. 
  • ---.  "Privacy and Confidentiality." American Libraries, Nov2002, Vol. 33 Issue 10, p44. 
  • ---. "How Circulation Systems May Impact Student Privacy." School Library Media Activities Monthly, Feb2008, Vol. 24 Issue 6, p36-36, 
  • Anderson, Jane. "Indigenous Knowledge, Intellectual Property, Libraries and Archives: Crises of Access, Control and Future Utility." Australian Academic & Research Libraries 36.2 (2005): 85-97. Academic Search Premier. EBSCO. Web. 14 Sept. 2011.
  • Bowers, Stacey L. "Privacy and Library Records." Journal of Academic Librarianship, Jul2006, Vol. 32 Issue 4, p377-383.
  • Badsher, James Gregory. "Privacy Act Expungements: A Reconsideration." Provenance 6 (Spring 1988): 1-25.
  • Brey-Casiano, Carol. "Preserving Patron Privacy." American Libraries, Feb2005, Vol. 36 Issue 2, p5-5. 
  • Brown-Syed, Christopher. "Law Enforcement Agencies and Library Records." Library & Archival Security 19.1 (2004): 53-57. Academic Search Premier. EBSCO. Web. 14 Sept. 2011.
  • Byers, Michele and Jennifer VanderBurgh. "Trafficking (in) the Archive: Canada, Copyright, and the Study of Television." English Studies in Canada, Spring2010, Vol. 36 Issue 1, p109-126.
  • Calvert, Clay. "The Privacy of Death: An Emergent Jurisprudence and Legal Rebuke to Media Exploitation and a Voyeuristic Culture." Loyola of Los Angeles Entertainment Law Review 26.2 (2005-2006): 133-170.
  • Chmara, Theresa. Privacy and Confidentiality Issues: A Guide for Libaraies and their Lawyers. ALA  Editions, 2008.
  • Coombs, Karen A.Protecting User Privacy in the Age of Digital Libraries. Computers in Libraries, Jun2005, Vol. 25 Issue 6, p16-20.
  • ---. “Walking a Tightrop: Academic Libraries and Privacy.  Journal of Academic Librarianship, Nov2004, Vol. 30 Issue 6, p493-497, 5p.
  • Crawford, Walt. “Technology, Privacy, Confidentiality, and Security.”   Library Technology Reports, Mar/Apr2005, Vol. 41 Issue 2, p24-30.
  • Danielson, Elena S. "The Ethics of Access. " American Archivist 52 (Winter 1989): 52-62.
  • ---. "Privacy Rights and the Rights of Political Victims: Implications of the German Experience."  American Archivist 67.2 (Fall/Winter 2004): 176-193.
  • ---.  The Ethical Archivist.  Chicago:  Society of American Archivists, 2010.
  • Donnelly, Mary and Maeve McDonagh. "Keeping the Secrets of the Dead? An Evaluation of the Statutory Framework for Access to Information about Deceased Persons." Legal Studies 31.1 (March 2011): 42-70.
  • Drake, Miriam A. "Safeguarding Patrons' Privacy.Information Today, Feb2003, Vol. 20 Issue 2, p35.
  • Fifarek, Aimee."Technology and privacy in the academic library."  Online Information Review, 2002, Vol. 26 Issue 6, p366-374.
  • Flaherty, David H. "Privacy and Confidentiality: The Responsibilities of Historians." Reviews in American History (September 1980): 419-429.
  • Gaudette, Marybeth. "Playing Fair With The Right to Privacy." Archival Issues: Journal of the Midwest Archives Conference 28.1 (2003-2004): 21-34.
  • Gormley, Ken. "One Hundred Years of Privacy." Wisconsin Law Review 5 (1992): 1335-1441.
  • Harris, Verne. "Against the grain: psychologies and politics of secrecy."  Archival Science 9.3/4 (December 2009):  133-142.
  • Hay, Douglas. "Archival Research in the History of the Law: A User's Perspective." Archivaria 24 (Summer 1987): 36-46.
  • Herrada, Julie. "Letters to the Unabomber: A Case Study and Some Reflections."  Archival Issues: Journal of the Midwest Archives Conference 28.1 (2003-2004): 35-46.
  • Hobbs, Bonnie. "Lawyers' Papers: Confidentiality versus the Claims of History." Washington and Lee Law Review 49 (Winter 1992): 179-211.
  • Iacovino, Livia. "Rethinking archival, ethical and legal frameworks for records of Indigenous Australian communities: a participant relationship model of rights and responsibilities."  Archival Science 10.4 (December 2010):  353-372.
  • Johns, Steven L. "Privacy in the 21st Century: Issues for Public, School, and Academic Libraries." Collection Management, 2005, Vol. 30 Issue 4, p108-110, 3p.
  •  ---. Lawson, Karen. “University undergraduate students and library-related privacy issues.Library & Information Science Research (07408188), Sep2005, Vol. 27 Issue 4, p485-495, 11p; DOI: 10.1016/j.lisr.2005.08.006.
  • Magi, Trina J. "Fourteen Reasons Privacy Matters: A Multidisciplinary Review of Scholarly Literature." Library Quarterly 81.2 (2011): 187-209.
  • Meissner, Dennis and Mark A. Greene. "More Application while Less Appreciation: The Adopters and Antagonists of MPLP." Journal of Archival Organization 8.3/4 (2010): 174-226.
  • Palys, Ted and John Lowman. "Defending Research Confidentiality "To the Extent the Law Allows:" Lessons From the Boston College Subpoenas." Journal of Academic Ethics 10.4 (2012): 271-297.
  • Pierce, Jennifer Burek. "The Scoop on Patron Privacy.American Libraries, Feb2005, Vol. 36 Issue 2, p30-32.
  • Shuler, John. “Information Policy Privacy and Academic Libraries: Widening the Frame of Discussion.Journal of Academic Librarianship, Mar2004, Vol. 30 Issue 2, p157-159.
  • Shopper, Moisy. "Breaching Confidentiality." Society, Social Science and Modern Society Vol. 29, No. 2, (Jan-Feb. 1992), p. 24.
  • Sillitoe, Paul. “Privacy in a Public Place: Managing Public Access to Personal Information Controlled by Archives Services.” Journal of the Society of Archivists 19.1 (1998):  5-15.
  • Simmons, Ruth. "The Public's Right to Know and the Individual's Right to Be Private." Provenance 1 (Spring 1983): 1-4.
  • Society of American Archivists. Code of Ethics for Archivists. Chicago: Society of American Archivists, 1992.
  • Stone, Gerald L. "Knowledge and Beliefs about Confidentiality on a University Campus." Journal of College Student Development 31.5 (Sept. 1990), p. 437.
  • Todd, Malcolm. “Power, Identity, Integrity, Authenticity, and the Archives: A Comparative Study of the Application of Archival Methodologies to Contemporary Privacy.”  Archivaria 61 (Spring 2006):  181-214. 
  • Valge, Jaak and Birgit Kibal. "Restrictions on Access to Archives and Records in Europe: A History and the Current Situation." Journal of the Society of Archivists, Oct2007, Vol. 28 Issue 2, p193-214.
  • Yaco, Sonia. "Balancing Privacy and Access in School Desegregation Collections: A Case Study."  American Archivist 73.2 (Fall/Winter2010): 637-668.




  • Behrnd-Klodt, Menzi and Peter J Wosh, ed. Privacy & Confidentiality Perspectives: Archivists & Archival Records. Chicago:  Society of American Archivists, 2005.
  • ---. Christopher J. Prom, ed. Rights in the Digital Era. Chicago: Society of American Archivists, 2015.
  • Bennett, Colin J. Regulating Privacy, Data Protection and Public Policy in Europe and the United States. Ithaca, Cornell University Press, 1992.
  • Bok, Sissela. Secrets: On the Ethics of Concealment and Revelation. New York: Vintage Books, 1989.
  • Brascom, Anne W. Who owns Information? From Privacy to Public Access. New York, Basic Books, 1994.
  • Dworkin, Ronald. Taking Rights Seriously. Harvard University Press, 1979.
  • Hisson, Richard T. Privacy in a Public Society: Human Rights in Conflict. New York, Oxford University Press, 1987.
  • Peterson, Gary M. and Trudy Huskamp Peterson. Archives and Manuscripts Law. Chicago: Society of American Archivists, 1985.
  • Pugh, Mary Jo. Providing Reference Services for Archives and Manuscripts. Chicago: Society of American Archivists, 1992.
  • Wacks, Raymond, ed. "Privacy." International Library of Essays in Law and Legal Theory. 2 volumes. Dartmouth, Aldershot, Hants, 1993.


Conference Proceedings


  • Badsher, James Gregory. "We Have a Right to Privacy" in Constitutional Issues and Archives. Mid-Atlantic Regional Archive Conference, 1988.
  • Chalou, George. "We Have a Right to Know" in Constitutional Issues and Archives. Mid-Atlantic Regional Archives Conference, 1988.
  • Papers from the Institute in American legal history at the American Association of Law Librarians annual meeting, in Boston, 1976. Law Library Journal 69 (November 1976): 440-468.

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