About Banned Books Week
There is a difference between "challenging" and "banning" a book:
Challenges do not simply involve a person expressing a point of view; rather, they are an attempt to remove material from the curriculum or library, thereby restricting the access of others.
Read more in the American Library Association's website.
The SCF Libraries have a Collections Development Policy with a criteria to select books for the collection.
Contact any SCF Librarian if you have questions about our policy.