Banned Books Week 2014

News and Events

  • Friday September 26, 2014
    The Office of Intellectual Freedom tracks book challenges in communities across the United States and compiles a yearly list of the most frequently challenged books. Books are challenged most frequently in classrooms and school libraries, and less frequently in colleges … Continue reading
  • Wednesday September 24, 2014
    Many comics and graphic novels have been challenged because of the difficult truths they show and tell. Come to the library on Friday and find out how easy – and powerful – it is to tell your own story through … Continue reading
  • Tuesday September 23, 2014
    In the United States we often hold up our First Amendment rights as a foundational liberty, something that defines us as a nation. But is the freedom of speech and publication really as secure as we think? Throughout history books, … Continue reading