Thomas G. Carpenter Library
1 UNF Drive
Jacksonville, FL 32224
Banned Books Week is the national celebration of our freedom to read. Launched in 1982 to draw attention to the problem of book censorship in the United States, Banned Books Week is celebrated in late September each year.
Books have been banned as long as there have been books and continue to be banned or challenged even today. A banned book is a book that may be: