Toshokan Sensou

Alt titles: Library War

TV (12 eps)
3.861 out of 5 from 3,098 votes
Rank #1,075

The government has passed the Media Betterment Act, establishing a military police force to stop the spread of "negative influences harmful to society;" and in response, libraries have organized their own military units to protect freedom of expression. After being saved by a Library Defense Force agent in a bookstore, Kasahara is inspired to enlist in the Library Defense Force. Although she proves quite athletic and capable, she must endure the harsh but meaningful training of her instructor and superior officer, Doujou. As she learns how to be a good soldier, she participates in LDF operations, helping protect literary freedom for everyone.

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Dralha's avatar by Dralha on May 6, 2011
Score: 9/10

In a near-future world, an oppressive "media cleansing act" threatens freedom of expression and the proliferation of literature. The Library Task Force is formed to counter this threat. Libraries have become fortresses defended by well-armed and well-trained military units. The animation in this series was unusually crisp, with sharp black lines highlighting character outlines. It was a great... read more

roriconfan's avatar by roriconfan on Jul 30, 2012
Score: 4/10

Animated by Studio I.G. which means it’s going to have amazing science fiction overtones… What the heck, it doesn’t? And it’s a romantic comedy to boot??? Man, these guys are out of their league for trying to pull something good out of this. And the show is directed by the guy who did Prince of Tennis! Ok, I guess the premise is over the top here as well (Books are serious... read more

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