Freedom to read, to access information and speak in public spaces is crucial to maintaining a healthy democracy. The menu below contains resources to help you better understand your First Amendment rights and responsibilities, learn about notable cases and take action against censorship in your communities.

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Featured Resources for Librarians

Kids' Right to Read Action Kit

Kids’ Right to Read Action Kit

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NCAC's Book Censorship ToolkitBooks, Schools
Defend LGBTQ StoriesBooks, Schools, Sexuality
LGBTQ Right to Read Resource GuideBooks, Sexuality
Internet Filters in Schools and LibrariesInternet, Schools
The Cyber-Library: Legal and Policy Issues Facing Public Libraries in the High-Tech eraInternet, Nudity & Pornography
Graphic Novels: Suggestions for LibrariansBooks, Visual Art