Skip to main content

Banned Books

Learn what banned books are and about the history of banned, burned and challenged books. See classic books that have been banned elsewhere that are available in COM Library.

Modern Library's 100 Best Novels

Books On Modern Library's 100 Best Novels list available in COM Library that have been banned or challenged elsewhere.

Of the Modern Library's 100 Best Novels published since 1900 in the English language, 9 of the top 10 have been banned at some point and COM Library has all of them.

Find out the reasons for banning and get the call numbers from our library so you can locate the book in our library and read a banned book. 

Classic Books

Classic books that have been banned or challenged elsewhere, available to read in COM Library.

    Classic eBooks

    These eBooks that have been banned or challenged elsewhere, are free for COM students, faculty and staff to download.