Off the Shelf--West Media Center

Issue #2 / September 21-27--Banned Books Week

Banned Books Week--Celebrating the Freedom to Read

"The freedom, not only to choose what we read, but also to select from a full array of possibilities, is firmly rooted in the First Amendment to the U.S. Constitution, which guarantees freedom of speech and freedom of the press. Censors, good or bad, try to limit the freedom of others to choose what they read, see or hear." Robert P. Doyle, ALA For more information: http://www.ala.org/bbooks/about