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Located in the Salem State University library (2nd floor). ERA provides resources and services to support education programs at Salem State University. The collection includes curriculum, lesson planning, assessment, educational research books and kits.

Martin Luther King Day

Martin Luther King Day Links - from NOBLE


    • Adler, David A A Picture Book Of Martin Luther King, Jr A brief, illustrated, biography of the Baptist minister and civil rights leader whose philosophy and practice of nonviolent civil disobedience helped American blacks win many battles for equal rights. Educ. Res. E 185.97 .K5 A63 1989

    • Adler, David A Dr Martin Luther King, Jr Tells the story of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., his life, accomplishments in the civil rights movement, and his impact on American history. Educ. Res. E 185.97 .K5 A627 2001



    • Evans, Shane We March Illustrations and brief text portray the events of the 1963 march in Washington, D.C., where the Reverend Martin Luther King Jr. delivered a historic speech. Educ. Res. PS 3605 .V38 W4 2012



    • Harrison, Deloris We Shall Live In Peace : The Teachings Of Martin Luther King Jr Brief chronicle of the beliefs and ideas of Martin Luther King as expressed in his speeches through the years. Excerpts from the speeches are introduced by a description of the events which prompted them. Also includes a short biography. Educ. Res. E 185.97 .K5 H3

    • Keep, Linda Lowery Martin Luther King, Jr Day Introduces Martin Luther King, Jr. and relates how and why his birthday came to be celebrated as a national holiday. Educ. Res. E 185.97 .K5 L69 2004





    • Pinkney, Andrea Davis Hand In Hand : Ten Black Men Who Changed America Presents the stories of ten African-American men from different eras in American history, organized chronologically to provide a scope from slavery to the modern day. Educ. Res. E 185.86. P56 2012

    • Pinkney, Andrea Davis Martin And Mahalia : His Words Her Song Explores the intersecting lives of civil rights leader Martin Luther King, Jr. and gospel singer Mahalia Jackson at the historic moment when their joined voices inspired landmark changes. Educ. Res. E 185.97 .K5 P54 2013

    • Ramsey, Calvin A Belle, The Last Mule At Gees Bend : A Civil Rights Story In Gee's Bend, Alabama, Miz Pettway tells young Alex about the historic role her mule played in the struggle for civil rights led by Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Includes factual information about the community of Gee's Bend and Martin Luther King, Jr. Educ. Res. PS 3618 .A47784 B4 2011


    • Saure, Jean Francois Un Bus En Alabama A history of the struggle of African Americans for civil rights. Educ. Res. PQ 6719 .A87 B8 2004