Library Blog - Banned Books

Tuesday, September 24, 2019

Banned Book Week, Literature Locked Up, Censorship Leaves Us In the Dark, however you would like to refer to this atrocity, it's a reminder to all of us the importance of the freedom to read. This week draws national attention to current and...

Friday, September 21, 2018
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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...

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