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Saturday, October 25, 2014

Research Links (Pathfinders)

BL History
Black History and Martin Luther King
Pathfinder
Maglass
 
The following subscription databases require a username and password: CultureGrams, EBSCO, Encyclopedia Britannica, Gale Group, Grolier, SIRS, and World Book.. Usernames and passwords can be found in Blackboard by clicking on the For Students  tab across the top of the page & Library Online.
Keywords
for ACORN
African Americans Biography                           
Civil Rights                                                         
King, Martin Luther, Jr.                                   

Reference Books
in collection
R/920/Alt - Extraordinary African-Americans
R/920/Not - Notable Black American Men
R/920/Not - Notable Black American Women
R/973.049/Afr - African Americans: Voices of Triumph: Leadership
R/973.049/Afr - African Americans: Voices of Triumph: Perseverance
R/973.049/Alt - Encyclopedia of African-American Heritage
R/973.049/Asa - Historical & Cultural Atlas of African Americans
Call Numbers
in non-fiction
323 - Civil Rights
973.711 - Underground Railroad
B - Biographies of famous African Americans
Other Pathfinders Biography Pathfinder
Databases
provided by Arlington County
Encyclopedias

Encyclopedia Britannica
Encyclopedia Britannica's Guide to Black History
World Book Online
Newspaper and Magazine articles
Good Websites History Makers
Strong Men and Women: Excellence in Leadership - Dominion Power
Good Websites History

African American History Month - Library of Congress
African American Resources (60+) -
Federal Resources for Educational Excellence

King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Good Websites Civil Rights Icon Rosa Parks - includes interviews - NPR
Rosa Parks Library and Museum
Good Websites Primary Sources
African-American Odyssey - Library of Congress
Good Websites Teacher Resources
Teaching Tolerance - Southern Poverty Law Center

Last Modified on January 7, 2011