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Civil Rights Project

Research Guide for Zarnesky's Civil Rights Project

What's in this guide?

Use the resources in this guide to find library resources, such as articles, books, and videos, on topics related to the Civil Rights Movement. Make sure that you pay attention to the search tips and examples provided on each page. They will help make your research more successful. If you are having trouble finding sources for your assignment, ask a librarian for help.

Featured Library Books

Cover Art: Martin Luther King Jr

E 185.97 .K5 K57 2013

Cover Art: The King Years

E 185.61 .B7913 2013

Cover Art: Say It Loud: Great Speeches on Civil Rights and African American Identity

E 185.615 .S255 2010

Cover Art: Alabama's Civil Rights Trail

E 185.93 .A3 G34 2010

Cover Art: The March on Washington

F 200 .J66 2013

Cover Art: Freedom Riders

E 185.61 .A69 2006

Cover Art: The Blood of Emmett Till

Bestsellers 364.1 Tys

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