Freedom of access to public library and information services is essential to enable members of the Australian communities, including new residents and emerging communities to participate in all aspects of Australian life, including the democratic process; to actively contribute to social inclusion for all members of the Australian community; to enable Australians to contribute to the economic wellbeing of their families and the nation.
Statement on public library services
Australian Library and Information Association
Deakin, ACT : Australian Library and Information Association
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