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Civil Rights & Social Justice: Home

A research guide to sources that discuss under-represented groups in United States History, as well as indigenous civil rights and social justice issues relevant both locally and globally.

Subject Searches

Listed below are links to subject headings in the FLC catalog.

Many of these subject searches will lead to long lists of subject headings. Try paging through the list. You may find more materials nearby, under "Your Topic -- United States" or "Your Topic -- History -- 20th Century" for example.

Also try clicking on "Related Topics."


Welcome to the Civil Rights research guide.  Use the tabs above to locate information sources to help you with your research.

You can also find related information and resources by looking at the Composition 250 Modern Civil Rights Movement and Beyond research guide, or the United States History or Political Science research guides, as well as the Multicultural Education tab of Teacher Education.  Need help with your research? 

Introductory Video to the Civil Rights Movement


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