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Martin Luther King Jr.: Home

A Gumberg Library research guide

Photo of Martin Luther King, Jr. and Monsignor Charles Owen Rice.

Welcome to this Gumberg Library research guide on civil rights leader Martin Luther King, Jr. (1929-1968). This guide will connect you to reference works, books (both print and ebooks), and databases for articles from magazines, newspapers, and journals, as well high quality materials from the Internet.


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EBooks in the list below may be accessed off-campus, but you will need to enter your Multipass information when you click on a title.

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All of these resources can be accessed from off-campus, but you will need to enter your Multipass username and password when you click on a link below.

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How Martin Luther King, Jr. Changed the World


The "I Have a Dream" Speech Live


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This research guide was created by Victoria Wilson, English Department Intern, and Ted Bergfelt, MLS, Humanities Librarian, in December 2019