Banned Books PBL

Banned Books Daily Diversion

Sept. 30- Oct. 6, 2012


http://www.ala.org/ala/issuesadvocacy/banned/bannedbooksweek/index.cfm

Banned Books Display Ideas


Read the links provided with the questions. Put your answers in the forms below.

http://www.ala.org/ala/issuesadvocacy/banned/aboutbannedbooks/index.cfm





1. What is the underlying principle of the First Amendment?
http://www.freedominlibraries.org/Marketplace_Amendment.aspx

2.Why are books challenged?
http://www.freedominlibraries.org/ChallengingIdeas_Why.aspx

3. List the reasons why books are removed from shelves. Why should they NOT be removed?
http://www.freedominlibraries.org/ChallengingIdeas_ChoosingBooks.aspx

4. What is a collection policy and why should a library have one?
http://www.freedominlibraries.org/ChallengingIdeas_ChoosingBooks.aspx

5. List 3 definitions of censorship.
http://www.freedominlibraries.org/ChallengingIdeas_WhatIsCensorship.aspx