MARTIN LUTHER KING
CELEBRATE MARTIN LUTHER KING’S BIRTHDAY BY
INVESTIGATING SOME OF THESE INTERNET SITES
http://www.lib/su.edu/hum/mlk/srs218.html Martin Luther King, Jr. The Man
This is a biographical sketch.
http://www.lib/su.edu/hum/mlk.srs216.html Timeline of Events in Martin Luther King, Jr.’s Life.
http://seattletimes.nwsource.com/mlk/ Martin Luther King Holiday Page
This Web page has information about celebrating Dr. King’s birthday as a national holiday.
http://www.mlkday.org Martin Luther King Day of Service
Join thousands of people who are celebrating Dr. King’s Birthday by serving their fellow citizens.
http://www.time.com/time/personoftheyear/2006/walkup Man of the Year (Time Magazine)
Scroll down on left hand side to Past Covers. Enter King, Martin Luther, Jr.
http://www.fno.org/poetry/standing.html Standing Tall
This is a poem written by Jamieson McKenzie in the online magazine “From Now On.”
http://www.nps.gov/malu Birthplace, National Historic Site
http://seattletimes.nwsource.com/mlk History of the National Martin Luther King, Jr. Day
Presented by the
http://www.holidays.net/mlk Martin Luther King Jr. Day
Includes “I Have a Dream ….” Speech.
http://nobelprizes.com/nobel/peace/1964a.html Nobel Prize Information File on Dr. King
Discusses Martin Luther King, Jr. receiving the Nobel Peace Prize.
http://www.mlkmemorial.org Martin Luther King, Jr. National Memorial
http://www.stanford.edu/group/King The Martin Luther King Jr. Research and Education Institute. Be sure and click on Liberation Curriculum, classroom resources, King Encyclopedia.
A great site!
Center was established in 1968 by Coretta Scott King as the official, living memorial dedicated to the advancement of the legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.
http://www.pocanticohills.org/taverna/98/king.htm Dr. Martin Luther King
site prepared by elementary school—has some fun games, timeline and basic information.
http://www.lib.lsu.edu/hum/mlk Martin Luther King, Jr. and Black History Month
Selected Reference Sources from
Time magazine explores the way in which King helped shape the political and social fabric of the times.
http://www.gale.com/free_resources/bhm/bio/king_m.htm Gale’s Martin Luther King, Jr. Free Site. Describes Martin Luther King, Jr. during the decade from 1957 to 1968.
http://www.liu.edu/cwis/cwp/library/mlking.htm A Tribute to Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.
http://www.bbc.co.uk/history/historic_figures/king_martin_luther.shtml Martin Luther King, Jr.
A short biography of Martin Luther King, Jr.
http://www.museum.tv/archives/etv/K/htmlK/kingmartin/kingmartin.htm The Martin Luther King
Assassination. Records the events
of what happened on April 4, 1968 in
http://www.king-raleigh.org King Celebration 2007.
http://www.thehistorychannel.co.uk/site/search/search.php?searchtext=martin%20luther%20king&refinetext=& Martin Luther King, Jr.—History Channel. Several articles and interactive features.
http://www.britannica.com/nobel/micro/321_84.html Martin Luther King, Jr.
A Testament of Hope: The Essential Writings of Martin Luther King, Jr.
http://www.yale.edu/lawweb/avalon/treatise/king/mlk01.htm Avalon Project: I have a Dream by Martin Luther King, Jr. August 28, 1963.
http://www.42explore2.com/king.htm Martin Luther King Jr. A directory of links relating to him.
Library Books and Videos/DVDs
323.092 KIN Carson, C. Autobiography of Martin Luther King, Jr.
323.4 KIN King, Martin & Co The Words of Martin Luther King, Jr.
973.93 BRA Branch,
BIO KIN Rhodes, L. Coretta Scott King
BIO KIN Jakoubek, R. Martin Luther King, Jr.
BIO KIN King, Coretta S. My Life with Martin Luther King, Jr.
BIO KIN Lewis, David King: A Critical Biography
BIO KIN Miller, William Martin Luther King, Jr.: His Life, Martyrdom,
and Meaning for the World
BIO KIN Oates, Stephen Let the Trumpet Sound: The Life of Martin
Luther King, Jr.
VHS 323 KIN King’s “I Have a Dream” Speech.
VHS 323 MAR Martin Luther King: I Have a Dream
VHS 347.1 ROA The Road to Brown: Events Leading up to the
1954 Brown vs. Board of Ed:
VHS 815 MAR Martin Luther King, Jr.
VHS BIO KIN Martin, the Emancipator
VHS BIO KIN Martin Luther King, Jr.