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The ALA Office for Intellectual Freedom tracked 729 challenges to library, school, and university materials and services in 2021. Of the 1,597 books that were targeted, here are the most challenged, along with the reasons cited for censoring the books:
Coming Thursday, September 22, 2022, 5:00-7:00pm
Pick what you want to read and join us in the Nordstrom Lobby, Library 1st floor!
Register here to reserve your spot!
Can't attend but want to submit a short video clip? Email an mp4 version to Garrett.Purchio@humboldt.edu and we'll show it during the event and include it in our digital archives.
More information in our blog post, Cal Poly Humboldt Library Set to Host Banned Books Read Out