Electronic Resources on Martin Luther King, Jr.

The Morehouse College Martin Luther King, Jr. Collection has a great list of electronic links to information on Martin Luther King, Jr.

Some of the stand-out links include:

The Civil Rights Digital Library (CRDL) (University of Georgia)

The CRDL includes a digital video archive delivering 30 hours of historical news film allowing learners to be nearly eyewitnesses to key events of the Civil Rights Movement, a civil rights portal providing a seamless virtual library on the Movement by aggregating metadata from more than 75 libraries and allied organizations from across the nation, and instructional materials to facilitate the use of the video content in the learning process.

The King Center

Official, living memorial dedicated to the preservation and advancement of the legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Supports research, education, and training in nonviolent methods for justice, equality and peace. Includes biographical outline, chronology, and selected bibliography of King.

The Martin Luther King, Jr., Research and Education Institute (Stanford University)
Supports research and education programs to assemble and disseminate to the public historical information about King’s life and understand of the movements inspired by him. King Papers Project includes a list of publications, online encyclopedia on King related topics, bibliography, and extensive chronologies of King’s life and the Civil Rights era. An inventory of the major papers and recordings of Dr. King that allows for in depth searching and browsing by date. Some previously published items are available for view in full text format.

Take Stock

Photographs of civil rights movement, sorted into subject portfolios. Includes images of King, the March on Washington, Selma, Freedom Summer, and other subjects. [Stanford: Additional Resources Links]

See all of the resources here.

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