This Sunday, Sept. 18, OIF will host a banned book-themed #ShelfieSunday. Here’s how you can get involved.
Gawker.com announced their bankruptcy. While this was celebrated by many, the reasons for their dissolution are worth understanding.
“Alabama Story” follows the true story of one librarian’s fight to defend a children’s book in the 1950s.
Imagine what grad students could accomplish both in grad school and after if they weren’t burdened by an average $57,600 in debt.
College educators have often lamented the unintended influence of standardized testing on students’ thinking skills. In my discipline, English, freshman instructors note that the short reading passages appearing on tests have limited students’ ability to follow—or even finish reading—longer pieces. Worse, as NCTE has noted, the tests’ multiple choice format gives readers the impression that every text has one, and only one, definite meaning.
Can Getty Images acquire images from the Library of Congress and sell them on its website? Uncover the details from this high profile court case.
Diversity is definitely something that should be put into the public eye for awareness, but equally important is that teens and readers of young adult literature know the abundance of books there are with diverse themes and characters. Well-written books about diversity are out there, waiting to be devoured, but where does one begin to find books that fit this category?
Paper & Fire jumps right back into the action bestselling author Rachel Caine created with 2015’s Ink & Bone, a series which supposes what the world might be like if the Great Library of Alexandria had survived the test of time.
OIF’s “Fifty Shades of Banned Books Week” webinar is chock-full of inventive programming ideas to celebrate the freedom to read.
By: Ken Sawdon I was surprised to see many people over the internet excited about the UN Human Right’s Council’s resolution to, among other things, denounce intentional internet blackouts a […]