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  1. Researching Banned and Challenged Books

    Student projects researching the reasons why a particular book has been challenged or banned are common writing assignments in both language arts and social studies classes. This page provides a guide to  some of the best sources for these assignments.  M ...

    karenmuller - 09/25/2014 - 18:18 - Professional Tools

  2. Banned Books Week

    ALA Events Celebration Sunday, September 22, 2013 (All day) to Saturday, September 28, 2013 (All day) Banned Books Week, an annual celebration of the freedom to read since 1982, is observed the last week of September. Each year, librarians, booksellers, t ...

    admin - 10/16/2014 - 16:01 - Conferences & Events

  3. Banned Websites Awareness Day

    ALA Events Celebration Wednesday, September 25, 2013 (All day) In an extension of the observance of Banned Books Week, the American Association of School Librarians (AASL) designated Wednesday, September 28, 2011, as the first annual Banned Websites Aware ...

    admin - 10/16/2014 - 15:43 - Conferences & Events

  4. Illinois Library Comes Under Fire

    bgoldberg's blog The Scoop When Bad Things Happen to a Good Library By Beverly Goldberg “Sometimes libraries that are doing ‘all the right things’ pay a price for their excellence through uncivil attacks and attempts to dismantle their work,” Barbara ...

    bgoldberg - 11/05/2013 - 14:27 - American Libraries Magazine