TITLE

AN RFID PRIMER AND INTELLECTUAL FREEDOM CATUTION

AUTHOR(S)
Archer, J. Douglas
PUB. DATE
January 2007
SOURCE
Indiana Libraries;2007, Vol. 26 Issue 1, p21
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses the implementation of radio frequency identification (RFID) systems in libraries. The unit price of RFID tags prevents the common adoption of the RFID technology in libraries. The American Library Association's Intellectual Freedom Committee issued guidelines to limit increased potential access by unauthorized persons to patron data due to RFID implementation. The guidelines are categorized as actual data on tags, transmission of data, data storage and patron perceptions.
ACCESSION #
23715343

 

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