Martin Luther King, Jr.
Learn more about Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. with this guide to recommended web sites, as well as some of the print and media sources available to borrow from the Poughkeepsie Public Library District.
The official, living memorial dedicated to the advancement of the legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.
Description of the program to promote research on the life and work of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. and the modern civil rights movement. Click on the "King Library and Archives" tab for information.
Learn about the proposed memorial to Dr. King in Washington, D.C.
Famous speeches, quotes and picture gallery
List of holiday observances and community initiatives honoring Dr. King in New York State. Includes biographical information
A brief history of the historic site. Location, hours and contact information included. Click on the "Visitors Service Program" tab.
Use the following headings when doing a "subject" search in the online catalog to find a number of books, DVDs, videos and audiobooks at the Poughkeepsie Public Library District about Dr. King and related topics.
Use the following key word search "Martin Luther King Jr." to find articles, pictures an other related information in Biography Reference Center
Prepared by Terry Sparks, Reference Librarian, 1/07, updated by D. Matranga 5/10
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