Banned Books Week is Coming: Are Americans falling in love with censorship? 

Library News - September 4, 2015 - 1:55pm
Freedom of speech campaigners hit back as a recent poll reveals an increasing appetite among US adults for banning books and restricting children’s access to ‘inappropriate’ library books.
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Banned Books Week is coming: What it’s like to top banned book lists around the world 

Library News - September 4, 2015 - 1:52pm
Dav Pilkey’s bestselling Captain Underpants books have been pulled from the shelves and out of children’s hands for being ‘inappropriate’ and ‘anti-establishment’. Here’s why that’s so wrong.
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Electronic Frontier Foundation Asks Court on Behalf of Libraries and Booksellers to Recognize Readers’ Right to Be Free of NSA’s Online Surveillance 

Library News - September 4, 2015 - 1:28pm
Libraries and bookstores fighting to protect your right to read (on the internet).
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10,000 zines and counting: a library’s quest to save the history of fandom 

Library News - September 4, 2015 - 1:25pm
The University of Iowa's fanzine collection is going digital before it falls apart.
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How The Archive Corps Is Saving Documents Before They Disappear

Library News - September 4, 2015 - 1:10pm
A new volunteer effort from the people at the Internet Archive to save documents and other artifacts before they disappear.
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September Book Display

Library News - September 2, 2015 - 10:58am
Where were you 10 years ago when Hurricanes Katrina and Rita hit the U.S. Gulf Coast? Read the full post on our blog.
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The Covert World of People Trying to Edit Wikipedia—for Pay

Library News - August 13, 2015 - 7:42am
How can a site run by volunteers inoculate itself against well-funded PR efforts? And how can those volunteers distinguish between information that’s trustworthy and information that’s suspect?
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