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Online Resources Specific to the Civil Rights Movement
- African-American Odyssey
- Large collection of primary documents put online as part of the Library of Congress's American Memory Project.
- Civil Rights in Mississippi Digital Archive
- "The Civil Rights in Mississippi Digital Archive is an Internet-accessible, fully searchable database of digitized versions of rare and unique library and archival resources on race relations in Mississippi."
- Civil Rights Oral History Interviews
- Washington State University Libraries' digital collection of "interviews with individuals with ties to both the civil rights movement and to Spokane."
- Greensboro Sit-Ins: Launch of a Civil Rights Movement
- Contains historical photos, a timeline and "...100 audio clips from dozens of hours of recordings with sit-in participants, with interviews from News & Record writer Jim Schlosser, and the Greensboro Public Library."
- Historical Publications of the U.S. Commission on Civil Rights
- The Thurgood Marshall Law Library at the University of Maryland has ,"worked since 2001 to create a complete electronic record of United States Commission on Civil Rights publications held in the Library's collection and available on the USCCR Web site. The publications are made available over the Internet as page image presentations in PDF format. "
- Jim Crow Museum of Racist Memorabilia
- "Our mission is to promote racial tolerance by helping people understand the historical and contemporary expressions of intolerance." This museum is located at Ferris State University in Big Rapids, Michigan and exhibits items "related to racial segregation, civil rights and anti-Black caricatures" for scholarly and educational purposes.
- Malcolm X: A Research Site
- From the Abdul Alkalimat at the University of Toledo, this site includes speeches, photographs, bibliography, and a chronology of Malcolm X's life.
- The Malcolm X Project at Columbia University
- This collection includes interviews,the papers of Malcolm X, a comprehensive bibliography and "interactive electronic visual presentations of Malcolm X’s writings, historical documents and speeches, media & film clippings of Malcolm X, and interviews with historians of the period."
- The Martin Luther King Jr. Papers
- Based at Standford University, "the King Papers Project is a major research effort to assemble and disseminate historical information concerning Martin Luther King, Jr. and the social movements in which he participated."