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Banned Books, ALA Releases Their List

The American Library Association in their "State of America's Libraries" report has released their list of the top banned and censored books in the United States. The challenges are complied from the...

September is Library Card Sign-up Month

If you don't have one, or if you haven't had one for years, take the time this month to sign up for a library card. Today's libraries are filled with not only...

Banned Books Week

Each year the American Library Association (ALA) tracks those books that are the most censored or banned books in the nation. The list often has the same books appearing, but each year,...

Show Your Love for Your Librarian

Is there a special librarian in your life? The one that tells you about the latest mystery, or finds the perfect research book for you? If so, nominate them for the 2013...

Publishers Respond to ALA Letter

On September 24, the recently-elected president of the American Library Association, Maureen Sullivan, released a harshly critical open letter to the US publishing industry about e-lending. The following is a statement from...

Challenged Book List Released

The annual list of the most frequently challenged books has been released by the American Library Association. (ALA). They report that in the last year (2011) their Intellectual Freedom Office received "326...

2011 eBooks Statistics from OverDrive

L. McMaken 2-6-12 Cincinnati, OH   OverDrive, the digital distribution service that provides libraries with eBooks and other digital services is sharing their digital statistics for 2011. These numbers include library eBooks, audiobooks, and digital media...
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