May 27, 2022

A Selection of Banned Books Week Lists and Resources

Banned Books Week 2015 begins today. Here’s a small selection of items that might be of interest.


From the Association of American Publishers (AAP)

From the Comic Book Legal Defense Fund (CBLDF)

From the National Coalition Against Censorship

Lists: Books Challenged or Banned (via Illinois Library Association)

These brochures list books challenged, restricted, removed, or banned in that year as reported in the ALA Newsletter on Intellectual Freedom.

Compiled by by Robert P. Doyle, Illinois Library Association

Lists: Frequently Challenged Books (via ALA Office on Intellectual Freedom)

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