Fifty Shades of Banned Books Week

Stand Up For Your Right to ReadThis past webinar has now been archived. The recording and slides are available to download or share below.

Tired of the same old displays and yellow caution tape? Want to engage your community with thoughtful programming and information about the freedom to read? Join ALA's Office for Intellectual Freedom during this FREE WEBINAR to discover 50 ideas, tips, and resources to have a successful Banned Books Week

  • Contests
  • Social Media
  • Programs
  • Grants
  • Partnerships
  • Displays
  • and much much more

This archived webinar was originally presented August 10, 2016

Running time: 50 minutes

Takeaways

  • Inspiration
  • Motivation
  • Ideas
  • Solutions

Who Should Attend

  • Librarians; public, K-12 school, academic
  • Teachers; English, Government, History, Civics
  • Organizations concerned with Reading, Censorship, and Intellectual Freedom
  • State Library Associations and Intellectual Freedom Advocates

Presenter

Photo of Kristin Pekoll

Kristin Pekoll is Assistant Director of ALA’s Office for Intellectual Freedom (OIF). She is part of a five person team dedicated to promoting the right to read and providing education about the First Amendment. Kristin communicates with state library associations on current book challenges and publications that deal with censorship, privacy, ethics, and internet filtering. She organizes online education and training on the freedom to read and how to navigate reconsideration requests and media relations. 

Registration

Cost

FREE

How to Register

Recording

Slides (PDF)

Tech Requirements

Contact

Kristin Pekoll, Assistant Director, Office for Intellectual Freedom at kpekoll@ala.org or 312-280-4221.

Subscribe to future issues of Intellectual Freedom News, a free biweekly compilation of news delivered to your email by the ALA Office for Intellectual Freedom including

  • current book challenges in libraries and schools
  • articles about privacy, internet filtering and censorship
  • ALA activities, conferences and institutes, products, online learning opportunities, awards and grants, international exchanges, and more
  • how to get involved and make the most of what ALA offers

You can also find us at , and online. Or email us at oif@ala.org

Office for Intellectual Freedom eLearning