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Banned Books Week (all month long) September 2013: Home

Enter & Win!

Every weekday through September, we have trivia questions on Facebook and Twitter. All correct answers will be entered into a drawing at the end of the month. 3 winners will recieve $50 gift certificates!

Answer and win!

Note: The contest is open to everyone; however you must be a student of the Claremont Colleges to win.

Read Banned Books @ Honnold/Mudd Library

Banned Books Read-Out

Outreach Committee

This event brought to you by the library Outreach Committee:

Sean Stone (chair)

Char Booth

Dani Brecher

Gale Burrow

Alex Chappell

Kate Crocker

Sara Lowe

Natalie Tagge

Kathy Trcopan


Information gathered primarily from the following sources:

  1. Haight, Anne Lyon and Chandler B. Grannis, Banned Books 387 B.C. to 1978 A.D., New York & London: R.R. Bowker Company, 1978.
  2. ALA, "Banned and/or Challenged Books from the Radcliffe Publishing Course Top 100 Novels of the 20th Century."
  3. ALA, "Frequently Challenged Books of the 20th Century."
  4. The Online Books Page, "Banned Books Online."
  5. The File Room,
  6. Index Librorum Prohibitorum, 1948 edition.
  7. The University of Melbourne, "Banned Books in Australia," A Special Collections-Art in the Library Exibition.