Insider Financial Crime in U.S. Public Libraries: An Analysis of Incidents with Policy Suggestions for Prevention

@article{OConnor2007InsiderFC,
  title={Insider Financial Crime in U.S. Public Libraries: An Analysis of Incidents with Policy Suggestions for Prevention},
  author={Matthew O'Connor and Bruce Reid},
  journal={Public Library Quarterly},
  year={2007},
  volume={26},
  pages={1-19}
}
This article aims to accumulate descriptive statistics, identify potential trends and patterns, and prescribe strategies for preventing and controlling insider financial crime in public libraries. The methodology is a content analysis of incidents reported in U.S. publications, combined with a synthesis of interdisciplinary financial security. This study will alert library managers, employees, and external stakeholders to insider library crime, help them determine whether their organization is… CONTINUE READING