American Library Association

Attempts to restrict library materials increased this year, data shows

BY: - October 3, 2023

Preliminary data from the American Library Association indicates an increase in the number of attempts to ban books and library services nationwide. Oct. 1 through 7 marks Banned Book Week, which celebrates freedom to read and spotlights attempts to censor library materials.  According to the American Library Association, from January through August this year, 695 […]