Challenged Materials

Challenged materials — help for censorship attempts and intellectual freedom challenges

Collection policies


  • Book Challenges and Intellectual Freedom: Proactive Planning for Public Libraries, 2pm on May 24 register here
  • Challenged Books at Your Library: Managing and Addressing Censorship Attempts webinar recording and slides

Blog Posts:


  • Cooperative Children's Book Center (CCBC) - an office with the School of Education, University of Wisconsin-Madison providing support to libraries during challenges
  • Unite Against Book Bans - a national initiative to empower readers everywhere to stand together in the fight against censorship
  • EveryLibrary - offering a pro-bono political consultant if your library is facing a book ban or censorship legislation