Prisoners & Libraries

NC DPS 9/18/19 Disapproved Publications List
NC Department of Public Safety policy on correctional facility libraries
NC DPS 2015 Educational Services Report (most recent)
List of NC correctional facilities
Books for inmates
Division of Corrections: Library policies and procedures
Calendar Year 2015 Division of Corrections Educational Services Report
Division of Corrections 2018 Banned Book list
Library services to the Incarcerated & Detained
Professional tools for Prison Libraries
Prisoners’ Right to Read: An Interpretation of the Library Bill of Rights
NY Public Library Correctional Services web page
Planning & Implementing Prison Libraries: Strategies & Resources
Example of prison library programs across the country
Library development survey results—2013

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