Banned Books Week: Celebrate Your Freedom to Read!

Banned Books Week is going on right now (September 21 – 27, 2014). Celebrate your freedom to read!

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Take a look at the following articles to see which books (many of which we consider classics) have been banned in the past and which ones have been challenged the most this past year.

Banned books that shaped America

The 10 most challenged books of 2013

Dacus library has many of these banned books in our collection. If any interest you, just do a title or author search in our online catalog to see if we have it available for checkout. Stop by the Information Commons if you need any assistance finding a book!

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