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Check Out Our New Banned Books Weeks LibGuide!

After another successful Banned Books Week (September 27 to October 3, 2015) where we celebrated the freedom to read and raised awareness of the issue, the Charlotte School of Law Library has created a Libguide of information about Banned Books Week. 274 more words


How to Renew Library Materials

Did you know that you can renew your library book through the library’s catalog in the comfort of your own home? All books other than Course Reserves and 3 hour Study Aids can be renewed one time online. 401 more words


North Carolina Library Association, 61st Biennial Conference - 2015

A day at the North Carolina Library Association Conference enabled me to attend three excellent sessions besides the opportunity to reconnect with professional colleagues and vendors.  1,464 more words


Follow-Up to Banned Books Week at the Charlotte Law Library

A Poll

Every September since 1982, the library world celebrates the freedom to read by creating programming around Banned Books Week. At Charlotte School of Law Library, we created displays, blog posts, signage, and held a Read Out to raise awareness of the issue of books being challenged and banned. 206 more words


A Checklist for Difficult Conversations

Delivering a difficult message is like throwing a hand grenade. Coated with sugar, thrown hard or soft, a hand grenade is still going to do damage.

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Banned Books Week - What, Who and Why?

What Are Challenged or Banned Books?

According to the American Library Association, A challenged book is a book that someone has attempted to remove or restrict a book, based on the objections of a person or group. 680 more words