FB Live Event: 6 ways to express your inner activist for Banned Books Week; To restore civil society, start with the library; ALA’s new Graphic Novels & Comics Round Table is open for membership
Facial recognition surveillance at the library? Data Collection and Privacy: Balancing Information Needs with Patron Protection;
Libraries invited to join Dear Banned Author letter-writing campaign this Banned Books Week
Official resigns amid debate over ‘Drag Queen Story Time’; Closed Georgia libraries win reprieve; Leading the Conversation against Book Ratings and “Red Flags”: A Call to Action for English Teachers
Raise the volume on Banned Books Week: Facebook Live event with OIF; ALA Council rescinds Meeting Rooms: An Interpretation of the Library Bill of Rights; Library axes 3-D printers amid concerns over printing guns
The best educating requires academic freedom; I Love My Librarian! 2018 Award nominations now open; Hate in schools: An in-depth look
Do trigger warnings help or harm? Library Values & Privacy in our National Digital Strategies; #BannedBooksWeek is September 23-29, 2018. Stock up on free downloads and social media art!
Why the Janus decision matters to library unions; Southern Utah library workers told to remove buttons, displays featuring LGBTQ-themed materials; Choose Privacy Every Day!
American Association of School Librarians (AASL) Releases a New Resource Guide: “Defending Intellectual Freedom: LGBTQ+ Materials in School Libraries”;
Library meeting rooms for all; SC Police Union Challenges Summer Reading List with “The Hate U Give” and “All American Boys”; Human Rights Watch calls on Hong Kong government to put LGBT-themed children’s books back on open shelves at public libraries