Library Blog - Banned Books

Tuesday, September 29, 2015

Have you read a Banned Book?  What is a Banned Book?  Each year books that have been challenged or banned in libraries and schools throughout the country are celebrated - because, in the end, we believe the decision to read something should be left up to you. Celebrate F...

Thursday, September 25, 2014

"A bad book." "Trash." "Offensive." "Too racy." "Morally corrupt." These terms have been used by those formally challenging a book's placement in a library.  Each year the American Library Association's Office for Intellectual Freedom compiles a list of challenged and  banned books, who they are...

Thursday, September 26, 2013

Celebrating the Freedom to Read! "Since 1982, Banned Books Week has rallied librarians, booksellers, authors, publishers, teachers, and readers of all types to celebrate and defend the freedom to read.