University of Michigan on Flickr

Sue Wortman writes “The University of Michigan has created a Flickr set celebrating Banned Book Week which starts September 29. The Flickr exhibit features pictures of a wide variety of library staff, each reading their favorite banned book. Books shown in the photographs are linked to the appropriate University of Michigan library catalog record.

The aim of this project is to identify both public service and behind the scenes library staff to our patrons as we encourage the ideals of intellectual freedom necessary in an academic library.

To see the exhibit go to