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Civil Rights Pathfinder

Need help finding information about the history of the Civil Rights Movement in the United States? Browse our information below. If you don’t find what you need, contact us!


Browse for nonfiction (factual) books in our Youth collections

Web Sites

Civil Rights websites
Sites created by universities, the Public Broadcasting Service, government agencies, and other respected organizations.
(This resource was purchased by the State of Michigan)

Finishing the Dream: Learning from the Civil Rights Era
Original video from the bus boycotts, freedom fighters experience, Little Rock, and more.


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