ALA Office for Intellectual Freedom

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The Office for Intellectual Freedom receives reports on attempts to ban books in libraries, schools, and universities

Calendar

Learn about the history of the annual event and how you can celebrate

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Lists of the Top 10 Most Challenged Books for each year

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Promote the freedom to read with web graphics, coloring sheets, videos, and more!

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Anyone can report censorship incidents and challenges in libraries, schools, and universities, and find confidential guidance and resources.

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Shop bookmarks, totes, and posters! Sales support our work in defending the right to read and promoting Banned Books Week.

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Contact

- For media inquiries, contact the ALA Communications & Marketing Office

- To report censorship, contact the ALA Office for Intellectual Freedom

- For Banned Books Week support, contact ALA Banned Books Week

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