Posted on 06/27/2022 at 02:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

After facing public pressure, a New York library board has reversed its ban on LGBTQ+ displays in the children's section....

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Posted on 06/23/2022 at 03:30 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Book bans are increasingly reaching higher and higher levels of government. NPR provided an update on the status of bans...

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Posted on 06/15/2022 at 09:53 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

You can't check out any materials from it yet, but the Future Library has opened to the public. Scottish artist...

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Posted on 06/10/2022 at 02:27 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Once again, freedom-to-read advocates are rallying in a community that's trying to limit access to certain books. A bookstore in...

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Posted on 05/27/2022 at 11:55 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

For many of us, news about book bans and challenges is upsetting but doesn't actually impact us. But for many...

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Posted on 05/26/2022 at 08:00 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

On this day in 1897, Bram Stoker's Dracula was published. And while the book made him famous as a writer,...

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Posted on 05/25/2022 at 12:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

A Rhode Island Senate committee has approved the state's library ebook bill, sending it to the full state Senate. Publishers...

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Posted on 05/18/2022 at 08:00 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

OverDrive, Epic, and other electronic library apps were seen as lifelines for many readers, even before the pandemic. But now,...

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Posted on 05/13/2022 at 02:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

It's not new that libraries are providing services other than free reading material. And it's not even new that plant...

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Posted on 05/06/2022 at 11:55 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

The Nashville Public Library has issued another response to efforts throughout Tennessee to limit access to certain books. NPR reports...

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