CBE September Library Newsletter: Censorship Beyond Books
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Censorship Beyond Books
Librarians share experiences of challenges to displays, exhibits, and more

As she compiled data on challenges to library materials for National Library Week last year, Kristin Pekoll, assistant director of the American Library Association’s (ALA) Office for Intellectual Freedom (OIF), noticed an odd trend: public libraries were nearly tied with school libraries in the frequency of challenges.

Wong, Yates seek 2021-22 ALA presidency


CHICAGO - Patricia "Patty" M. Wong, City Librarian at Santa Monica (Calif.) Public Library. and Steven Yates, Assistant Director, University of Alabama School of Library and Information Studies, are the candidates for the 2021-22 presidency of the American Library Association (ALA).
New York Times brings graphic novels back to the Book Review

The New York Times today announced that it will resume publishing a Graphic Books bestseller list for the first time in over two years, restoring a key point of prestige for the of undervalued medium of comics.

A Violent Gust Of Wind And The Presence Of God

This book is a compelling memoir about divine providence in the time of Hurricane Maria. It is excerpt from a man's daily diary detailing divine intervention prior to, during, and post Hurricane Maria


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Resurrection Lily

This medical memoir paints a timely, moving, and insightful portrait of what it feels like to inherit a BRCA gene mutation and a high risk of developing certain cancers; includes doctor/expert input.


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Housing Finance 2020

Comprehensive guide to affordable mortgage programs. 50-state resource directory of grants and down payment assistance. 300 pages. Also available in Spanish: Hipoteca 2020. $9.99 e-book


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Hipoteca 2020

Spanish edition of Housing Finance 2020. Comprehensive guide to affordable mortgages. 50-state resource directory of grants and down payment assistance. 300-page softcover and $9.99 e-book.


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