About the Coalition

The Banned Books Week Coalition is an international alliance of diverse organizations joined by a commitment to increase awareness of the annual celebration of the freedom to read. The Coalition seeks to engage various communities and inspire participation in Banned Books Week through education, advocacy, and the creation of programming about the problem of book censorship.

One way to support Banned Books Week and the right to read is to patronize the coalition sponsors. Keep reading to find out about the members of the coalition and how you can champion their work.

Banned Books Week Coalition Sponsors

Media Inquiries

Please direct media inquires to Betsy Gomez, Banned Books Week Coordinator, at coordinator@bannedbooksweek.org

Questions about bannedbooksweek.org?

This website is maintained and updated by the Banned Books Week Coordinator and the ALA Office for Intellectual Freedom in partnership with the Banned Books Week Coalition. For questions concerning the website, please e-mail coordinator@bannedbooksweek.org