Award Winning Essay

Bailey, Honor
June 2010
Florida Media Quarterly;Summer2010, Vol. 35 Issue 4, p9
An essay is presented on the adherence of public libraries to the Freedom to Read statement of the American Library Association (ALA). It says that ALA's statement serves as an example to those individuals who are underestimating intellectual freedom's importance. It offers information on the selection of books in libraries, as well as the fighting of libraries for intellectual freedom by protecting controversial books from public destruction.


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