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New Books

Banned Books Week September 18 - 24

Suggest a Purchase

Suggestion BoxDo you have a title you would like to see added to the library's collection? 


The library welcomes and considers all requests submitted by Lincoln University faculty, students, and staff.  Complete the Suggest a Purchase form which will be reviewed by library staff members for addition to the collection.

September - Be a Rebel...Read a Banned or Challenged Book

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Banned Books Week celebrates the freedom to read and spotlights current and historical attempts to censor books in libraries and schools.

The Call of the Wild book cover art
To Kill a Mockingbird book jacket
The Hate U Give book cover art
All American Boys book cover
The Bluest Eye book cover
Of Mice and Men book cover art
The Absolutely True Diary of a Part-Time Indian book cover art
Lord of the Flies book cover art
This One Summer book jacket
Beloved book jacket
I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings book jacket
Bless Me, Ultima book cover art
The Giver book cover art
The Awakening book jacket
The Handmaid's Tale book jacket
Persepolis book jacket
The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn book jacket
Stamped from the Beginning book jacket
Al Capone Does My Shirts book cover art
Looking for Alaska book jacket
The Catcher in the Rye book cover art
Fahrenheit 451 book cover art
Fallen Angels book jacket
Nickel and Dimed book jacket
In Our Mothers' House book jacket
Animal Farm


Magazines / Periodicals - These titles are available in our library

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More Reading Options

Langston Hughes - American Poet and More

An "in progress" guide dedicated to resources related to the life and contributions of Lincoln University alum James Mercer Langston Hughes

Negro Leagues Baseball

A virtual exhibit with links to resources related to the history of Negro Leagues Baseball.

Victim and Survivor Resources

This guide is an evolving resource for anyone seeking help or information and is an extension of the physical displays that are periodically showcased in the library.

Coffee Table Collection

A guide dedicated to showcasing books from the Langston Hughes Memorial Library's Oversized Collection.