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Banned Books Week: History and Resources

Banned Books Week

This library celebrates Banned Books WeekBanned Books Week celebrates the freedom to read!

Throughout history attempts have been made to censor information and remove or restrict access to books in libraries and schools. Banned Books Week aims to highlight those books that have been frequent targets for removal or restriction in schools and libraries and put a spotlight on the damage done by these attempts. 

Find more banned and challenged books on the John Spoor Broome Library's Banned and Challenged Books Collection

Top 13 Most Challenged Books of 2022

Books About Censorship and Banned Books

Banned Books Week Library Events