Chair's and President's Programs
ALA Unit/Subunit: GODORT
Meeting Type: Chair's Program,Program
Cost: Included with full conference registration.
What does trust mean in the context of government information? Inequality, exclusion, and political influence have led to distrust of government content. This panel will highlight some of the deceptive practices, vanished websites, and infectious skepticism that should inform the evaluation of government sources.
We’ll present approaches to supporting your users as they navigate this content. You’ll also learn about some key issues affecting access to government resources. Bring your questions and be prepared to test your information literacy skills as we discuss the good, the bad, and the ugly aspects of government information.