ALA Banned Books Week: Celebrating the Freedom to Read

September 25 − October 1, 2016

The ALA Office of Intellectual Freedom (OIF) offers a variety of resources for libraries, schools, and other organizations that want to get involved with and promote Banned Books Week. They provide you with information on promotional materials for sale at the ALA Store, free materials you can download or print off of the ALA website, and ideas for planning a Banned Books Week event in your community.


Click here for more information on getting involved with ALA Banned Books Week: Celebrating the Freedom to Read.

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NO PURCHASE NECESSARY TO ENTER/WIN. Sweepstakes begins at 12:00 PM Eastern Time (“ET”) on September 21st and ends at 11:59 PM ET on October 10th, 2016  Void where prohibited. Subject to full Official Rules.

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