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A Problematic Website, Controlling School Board, and Accelerated Reader | Scales on Censorship

Librarians Harassed in El Paso, TX; 'Heather Has Two Mommies' Back in the Spotlight | Censorship Roundup

A Critical Season: With the spotlight on book awards, let’s champion the right to read

Five Podcasts Discussing Book Banning

Censors Bypass Reconsideration Policy

Librarians Not Backing Down From Censorship Fight

From 'Gender Queer' to ‘New Kid', Graphic Novels Are Targeted by Censors

'Looking for Alaska' Gets a Reprieve in WI; Scottsdale Principal Loses Job After Assigned Reading Controversy | Censorship Roundup

Is Your Library Experiencing Censorship?

Kelly Yang Looks to Rally Fellow Authors, Publishers, and Public in Battle Against Censorship

Authors Share Readers' Letters to Show Impact of Books

Resources for “Born on the Water” and Amanda Gorman Titles; ALA Statement; and More | News Bites

When "Woke" Is Weaponized | Read Woke

Are ALSC’s Booklists Controversial? | Scales on Censorship

2021 National Book Award Winner Malinda Lo: "Don't Let Them Erase Us"

Authors Share the Emotions, Impact When Their Books Are Banned

When the Anti-CRT Movement Comes for Collections | SLJ Summit

School Libraries 2021: Librarians Face Coordinated Efforts to Remove Books

YA Author Ashley Hope Pérez Responds to Viral Video that Calls for the Banning of Her “Out of Darkness”

"New Kid," "Front Desk" Challenged; Alex Gino Talks Impact of Book Banning

Nervous About 'Underpants' | Scales on Censorship

As Banned Books Week Approaches, the Fight Against Censorship Intensifies

Sessions on Teaching the Truth, Facing Challenges to Antiracist Books, Mobile Services, and More Planned for SLJ Summit

No Single Staffer Should Control Collection Decisions | Scales on Censorship

As More States Consider Legislation to Restrict Teaching About Racism, Educators Are Fighting Back

Scary Stories, Captain Underpants, and Altering Picture Book Illustrations | Scales on Censorship

Choosing Not To Highlight Dr Seuss Books Is Not Censorship | Opinion

When Should Fines Be Ditched? | Scales on Censorship

Why White Children Need Diverse Books

Virtual Story Time Challenges; Objection to Books on Immigration | Scales on Censorship

A Nosy Paraprofessional: When An Employee Peeks at Student Internet Searches | Scales On Censorship

Middle School Librarian Creates Banned Books Week Bitmoji Library

ALA Releases Top 100 Most Banned and Challenged Books of the Decade

Virtual Banned Books Week Ideas and Events

When Kids Can’t Afford Books During the Pandemic | Scales on Censorship

BCALA Receives IMLS Laura Bush 21st Century Librarian Program Award | News Bites

Freedom To Read, COVID-19 Edition | Scales on Censorship

When Public Librarians Meddle| Scales on Censorship

"George" Again Tops List of 10 Most Challenged Books

Bored with the First Amendment | Scales on Censorship

Tennessee Lawmakers Propose Parental Oversight Bill for Public Library Collections | News Bites

Not Quite Banned: Soft Censorship That Makes LGBTQIA+ Stories Disappear

Scales on Censorship | Gag Order on the Women's March

“Frindle” Author Remembered | News Bites

When the Teacher’s a Climate Change Denier | Scales on Censorship

A New Caldecott Tradition | News Bites

Teacher Shames Students for Book Selection, Reading Ability | Scales on Censorship

For Librarians, Banned Books Week Is a Chance To Discuss Censorship, Intellectual Freedom With Students

A Parent Says No to 'Malala' | Scales on Censorship

Facing the PTA | Scales on Censorship

"George" Tops List of Most Challenged Books of 2018

Questioning Ethnic Portrayals; When Teachers Denigrate YA | Scales on Censorship

Book Banning Legislation in Florida, Resolution To Stop Teaching "Huck Finn" in NJ, and More | NewsBites

Librarian-in-Residence Application, Manga Challenge, and More | NewsBites

Sexual Assault Discussions | Scales on Censorship

Alexie and Asher Redux | Scales on Censorship

Surviving Tween Readers' Advisory

Banned Books Week 2018: The Titles, Data, Self-Censorship—and Crafts

Questioning 'The Hate U Give' | Scales on Censorship

Watch: School Librarians Janet Damon and Julia Torres Talk "The Hate U Give" | Banned Books Week 2018

Watch: Banned Books Week 2018, UK Teen Edition

Watch: K.C. Boyd & Matthew Winner Talk Banned Books

Filtering, What Is It Good For?

Get Crafty for Banned Books Week | Library Hacks

Summer Reading Challenged | Scales on Censorship

SC Police Union Challenges Summer Reading List with “The Hate U Give” and “All American Boys”

LGBT Pride Month Brings Extra Challenges for Librarians

Librarians Cannot Self-Censor or Capitulate To "George" Complaints | Opinion

Bully Principal Missed Opportunity | Scales on Censorship

When Cosby's 'Little Bill,' Alexie and Asher are on the Shelf: What Should A Librarian Do?

Edgar Awards, Ken Burns Classroom Q&A, and More | News Bites

Aurora Library Director on Controversial Poem: "This Was a Mistake That Does Not Represent Us."

"Thirteen Reasons Why" Tops Most Challenged List

SLJ's Reviews of the 5 Most Challenged Books of 2016

Most Challenged: A Look Back at Books Some Wanted Off the Shelves

School Librarians' Impassioned Response To Call To Be Armed

Comic About Students' Rights Released Ahead of "March for Our Lives"

Parental Demands and Accusations | Scales on Censorship

Celebrating Judy Blume—Her Work and Impact—on Her 80th Birthday

Professional Reading on Fandom, Library Spaces, & More

Foiled by Curses | Scales on Censorship

ALA Office of Intellectual Freedom Launches New Policy Toolkit

'The Hate U Give' Returns to H.S. Shelves in Katy, TX

Sunday Reflections: Seven Words

Pat Scales Special Collections Room Opens | Picture of the Week

Too Edgy for the Kids' Section? | Scales on Censorship

New Fuse 8 n’ Kate Episode: If I Ran the Zoo by Dr. Seuss

How Bill Cosby Ruined a Perfectly Good Banned Books Week

Getting Ready for Banned Books Week? Check Out SLJ's Updated Pinterest Board

New Resources for Banned Books Week

Offended at Open Mic | Scales on Censorship

Fusenews: Sit On a Tea Party a Spell

FL Schools Brace for Book Challenges

When Kids Share Banned Books | Scales on Censorship

Fusenews: Because it’s not like you can just buy a mitochondria dress anywhere

Age-Appropriate Reading? | Scales on Censorship

Art History Without Nudity?; Gay "Captain Underpants" | Scales on Censorship

Trigger Warnings and Emotional Distress

Defending Frequently Challenged Young Adult Books: A Handbook for Librarians and Educators by Pat R. Scales | SLJ Review

Black Lives Matter; Syrian Refugees | Scales on Censorship


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