Over the past month, libraries in Georgia, Wisconsin and Florida have banned E L James’ Fifty Shades of Grey romance trilogy. Some libraries are taking the novels—dubbed “mommy porn”—off the shelves or refraining from ordering them at all. Georgia Public Broadcasting reported last week that only six of the 51 public libraries that participate in the state’s online library service will offer the series to patrons.
Good ideas bubble up at the strangest times...too bad we can't blog in the shower!
Archive: May 2012
I asked the reference librarian, "Where's the self-help section?" She said if she told me, it would defeat the purpose.