During April 2023 we held a ‘discussion’ event in our Facebook Connected Community Group - What is book banning? Has it arrived in Aotearoa and what can we do about it? An online discussion.
Whilst SLANZA doesn’t believe that ‘book banning’ is prevalent in Aotearoa New Zealand we are nonetheless concerned that this serious matter is quickly developing overseas and about the increasing media around this topic. We are mindful that we need to be ready in case these types of challenges increase in the wider library sector here in Aotearoa New Zealand.
Here are the articles, links and resources shared during our discussion in April together with more recent articles: