Freedom to Read Week

February 20-26 2022

Freedom to Read Week is an annual event that encourages Canadians to think about and reaffirm their commitment to intellectual freedom, which is guaranteed under the Charter of Rights and Freedoms.


Keep reading to see how you can celebrate Freedom to Read Week!


Flex your Intellectual Freedom muscle by checking out a book that’s been banned or challenged. Some of these titles might surprise you!

#WhatsTheStory Reading Challenge Tackles Banned Books

This flexible and popular program encourages you to read a banned or challenged book this February

Intellectual Freedom at TNRL

Learn about TNRL's mandate to protect
your right to read

Freedom to Read Week is organized nationally by the Freedom of Expression Committee of the Book and Periodical Council. Visit for more information.

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