Banned Books: Banned Books Week 2023

Resources on banned/challenged books and intellectual freedom.

Black banner graphic with the Banned Books Week logo on bottom left, Columbus State Library logo in the bottom center, and the ALA's Let Freedom Read logo on the far right. White text in the remaining empty space says "Banned Books Week October 1-7, 2023 / Celebrate with us! / Columbus Campus: October 2nd and 4th / Delaware Campus: October 2nd, 4th, and 5th / Dublin Campus: October 4th"


Join the Columbus State Library as we observe Banned Books Week! All locations will feature displays of banned or challenged books for you to check out, plus free buttons and bookmarks.

Don't forget to enter our raffle at these events! Three entrants will each receive a $25 Amazon gift card. Unable to attend? Use our online entry form (entries accepted October 1-7 only). One entry per person; open to Columbus State students only. 

October 2nd and 4th in front of the Columbus campus Library: Check out banned books, make custom buttons, and decorate your own mini-journal!

October 2nd, 4th, and 5th in the Delaware Learning Center: Make custom buttons and check out banned books!

October 4th in the Dublin Learning Center: Check out banned books and pick up some Library swag!

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