Graduate Research Papers


Open Access Graduate Research Paper


This research was undertaken as a study of attitudes toward sex and sexuality materials and their availability and use in junior high media centers. Several basic assumptions were accepted before the study began. The first assumption: the Media Center best serves the school by maintaining a wide selection of media at different levels of ability and interest, and a large portion of these materials are selected to support the school's curricular objectives. The second assumption: if the Media Center is truly serving the school, the Media Specialist must be providing up to date and vital information concerning adolescent sexuality. A final assumption: that the Media Specialist makes the major decisions about the selection of materials available in the Media Center; ;h

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Department of Library Science


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