Alabama Public Library Service - List of challenged books

André Natta filed this request on behalf of Adam Steinbaugh with the Alabama Public Library Service of Montgomery, AL.


From: Adam Steinbaugh

To Whom It May Concern:

Pursuant to the Alabama Open Records Law, I hereby request the following records:

1) Any submissions to the "book content review form" available at

2) A copy of the "state’s list of children’s books challenged by parents and/or caregivers" referenced at

The requested documents will be made available to the general public, and this request is not being made for commercial purposes.

In the event that there are fees, I would be grateful if you would inform me of the total charges in advance of fulfilling my request. I would prefer the request filled electronically, by e-mail attachment if available or CD-ROM if not.

Thank you in advance for your anticipated cooperation in this matter. I look forward to receiving your response to this request within 10 business days.


André Natta, a citizen of Alabama, in coordination with Adam Steinbaugh.

  • Alabama_Public_Library_Service_Public_Records_Request_Form_

From: Alabama Public Library Service

Please submit a documentation retrieval and preparation fee of $20.00 with the Record Request Form per the attached APLS Records Request Policy.
The fee must be paid by check or money order and made payable to “Alabama Public Library Service”.

Please mail to:
Alabama Public Library Service
Attn: Open Records Request
6030 Monticello Drive
Montgomery, Alabama 36117

Once we have received the payment, we will process your request.

Thank you

From: Adam Steinbaugh

To Whom It May Concern:

Please find enclosed a check for $20.00 to satisfy the fee associated with the attached public records request.

Thank you.

Check sent by Muckrock Staff

Pay to the order of:

Alabama Public Library Service
Open Records Request
6030 Monticello Drive
Montgomery, AL 36117

Amount of: $20.00
  • Created — 03/13/2024
  • In Transit — 03/16/2024
  • In Local Area — 03/20/2024
  • Processed For Delivery — 03/21/2024
  • Deposited

From: Alabama Public Library Service

We received your request and check on 03/25/24.
A response to your request was mailed on 03/27/24.

From: Alabama Public Library Service

A copy of documents responsive to the request.