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Banned Books Week: Library Resources

Resources for Banned Books Week: September 22-28, 2019

Silent Challenges

Where Challenges take place

"The Top Ten lists are only a snapshot of book challenges. Surveys indicate that 82-97% of book challenges – documented requests to remove materials from schools or libraries – remain unreported and receive no media."

- Top 10 Most Challenged Books List

Censorship, Banned Books, & Challenges


Articles are available via AU Library's databases. Authentication is required for off-campus use.


Censorship: MAIN Collection

Censorship & Children's Literature