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Capital Area District Library eBook information

Capital Area District Library (CADL) offers downloadable e-Books and audiobooks. Patrons are able to download titles to e-readers, tablets, phones and other digital devices from home. 

Students 18 years and younger must have a parent sign up for a card.  Youth cards are also available without parental consent. 

Visit the webpage Digital Downloads: Save Time, Money and Gas!  or visit the CADL branch closest to you for more information or check the link below:

http://www.cadl.org/books-movies/digital-download
 

 

 

 

Project Gutenberg

Michigan residents and library patrons have access to over 33,000 books through the Project Gutenberg site.  You may download titles or read them online by going to the website at: http://www.gutenberg.org/wiki/Main_Page

See also the Manybooks.net resource to download titles to your eReader free of charge.  Many of the eTexts are from the Gutenberg Project.  You many connect to the site at: http://manybooks.net/

City Study/Civil Rights

City Sites/Civil Rights Movement

Mrs. Estrada

  • Topeka, Kansas

                Chamber of Commerce

  1. http://topekachamber.org/
  2. http://www.kansaschamber.org/
  3. http://www.gotopeka.com/

                Brown v. Board of education

  1.  http://www.nps.gov/brvb/index.htm
  2. http://www.infoplease.com/encyclopedia/history/brown-v-board-education-topeka-kans.html
     
  • Montgomery, Alabama

                1995-56 Montgomery Bus Boycott

  1. http://mlkkpp01.stanford.edu/index.php/encyclopedia/encyclopedia/enc_montgomery_bus_boycott_1955_1956/

                Rosa Parks

  1. http://www.achievement.org/autodoc/page/par0int-1
     
  • Little Rock, Arkansas
     
  • Greensboro, North Carolina

http://www.historylearningsite.co.uk/greensboro_1960.htm

http://www.infoplease.com/ipa/A0900073.html

 

  • New Orleans, Louisiana

www.knowla.org/entry/723

www.fjc.gov/history/home.nsf/page/tu_bush_bio_cpe.html
 

  • Anniston, Alabama

Official Website

http://www.google.com/url?sa=t&rct=j&q=&esrc=s&source=web&cd=1&sqi=2&ved=0CCYQFjAA&url=http%3A%2F%2Fwww.annistonal.gov%2F&ei=B5FiU-7BOcuAywOO-oDQBg&usg=AFQjCNFvwOW2HBgOJvlBeVy-6PbNvyAAaQ&bvm=bv.65788261,d.aWc
 

Smithsonian.com

The Freedom Riders, Then and Now

http://www.smithsonianmag.com/ist/?next=/history/the-freedom-riders-then-and-now-45351758/

 

  • Oxford, Mississippi

                Chamber of Commerce: http://www.google.com/url?sa=t&rct=j&q=&esrc=s&source=web&cd=2&sqi=2&ved=0CC0QjBAw

Civil Rights Digital Library: Ole Miss Integrations

http://crdl.usg.edu/events/ole_miss_integration/
 

History

Integration of the University of Mississippi

http://www.google.com/url?sa=t&rct=j&q=&esrc=s&source=web&cd=1&sqi=2&ved=0CCYQFjAA&url=http%3A%2F%2Fwww.history.com%2Ftopics%2Fblack-history%2Fole-miss-integration&ei=_npiU-aDGe3wyAGgvoC4DA&usg=AFQjCNHMZ4ImCUVZ2l_my5jthZ-hPgNdKw&bvm=bv.65636070,bs.1,d.aWc

 

University of Mississippi Libraries Digital Collection

Integration of the University of Mississippi

http://www.google.com/url?sa=t&rct=j&q=&esrc=s&source=web&cd=11&sqi=2&ved=0CGMQFjAK&url=http%3A%2F%2Fclio.lib.olemiss.edu%2Fcdm%2Flandingpage%2Fcollection%2Fintegration&ei=pHtiU97_EcSwyQH6nYCQAg&usg=AFQjCNE1xyuNKBYEhwz0Tc31FrtLNaXwkw&bvm=bv.65788261,d.aWc

 

  • Birmingham, Alabama

The Official Website for Birmingham, AL

http://www.google.com/url?sa=t&rct=j&q=&esrc=s&source=web&cd=1&ved=0CCYQFjAA&url=http%3A%2F%2Fwww.informationbirmingham.com%2F&ei=8nxiU_yUMejhyQGgmYDoCA&usg=AFQjCNFtcwi37KOS8izuqkkfVeb8-9GAVQ&bvm=bv.65788261,d.aWc

 

  • Washington, D.C.

District of Columbia official website

http://www.google.com/url?sa=t&rct=j&q=&esrc=s&source=web&cd=1&ved=0CCYQFjAA&url=http%3A%2F%2Fwww.informationbirmingham.com%2F&ei=8nxiU_yUMejhyQGgmYDoCA&usg=AFQjCNFtcwi37KOS8izuqkkfVeb8-9GAVQ&bvm=bv.65788261,d.aWc

Washington, D. C. Official Tourism Site

http://www.google.com/url?sa=t&rct=j&q=&esrc=s&source=web&cd=3&ved=0CDkQFjAC&url=http%3A%2F%2Fwashington.org%2F&ei=FX5iU4iyCIK8yAHCioDoDA&usg=AFQjCNF9zUmYa0Kd9kkEWAcCxxwIoldEzg&bvm=bv.65788261,d.aWc

History.com

1963 March on Washington

http://www.google.com/url?sa=t&rct=j&q=&esrc=s&source=web&cd=4&sqi=2&ved=0CD0QFjAD&url=http%3A%2F%2Fwww.history.com%2Ftopics%2Fblack-history%2Fmarch-on-washington&ei=MX9iU-bZIsmFtQbnoICgAg&usg=AFQjCNEixjbxzLoTGSV6C9UGBYbwxXa1QQ&bvm=bv.65788261,d.aWc

 

National Archives

The Civil Rights Act of 1964

http://www.google.com/url?sa=t&rct=j&q=&esrc=s&source=web&cd=2&ved=0CDEQFjAB&url=http%3A%2F%2Fwww.archives.gov%2Feducation%2Flessons%2Fcivil-rights-act%2F&ei=WIBiU9-WL4GsyASupoCQBg&usg=AFQjCNFUPO3uZEqwZCG_dDSI-Rl_zktBqg&bvm=bv.65788261,d.aWc

 

  • Philadelphia, Mississippi

City-Data.com

http://www.google.com/url?sa=t&rct=j&q=&esrc=s&source=web&cd=9&sqi=2&ved=0CE8QFjAI&url=http%3A%2F%2Fwww.city-data.com%2Fcity%2FPhiladelphia-Mississippi.html&ei=xn9iU9XUOceKtAbQvYCwCw&usg=AFQjCNEnxb8Jb2AVGLtcBToNRsuk8HuVVw&bvm=bv.65788261,d.aWc

 

IIP Digital

Civil Rights Workers: Death in Mississippi

                http://www.google.com/url?sa=t&rct=j&q=&esrc=s&source=web&cd=8&ved=0CGEQFjAH&url=http%3A%2F%2Fiipdigital.usembassy.gov%2Fst%2Fenglish%2Fpublication%2F2009%2F01%2F20090106143104jmnamdeirf5.683535e-02.html&ei=H4diU9yCNsOMyASlk4HICA&usg=AFQjCNHLGwh3ACS7e9DBgArzJUj34A0ZhQ&bvm=bv.65788261,d.aWc

 

  • Selma, Alabama

The Official Website of Selma, AL

http://www.google.com/url?sa=t&rct=j&q=&esrc=s&source=web&cd=1&sqi=2&ved=0CCYQFjAA&url=http%3A%2F%2Fwww.selma-al.gov%2F&ei=hYhiU5PeFuiMyAG7p4DIDw&usg=AFQjCNEQwZeV0uqR77hD3KYsl51e9CXoiw&bvm=bv.65788261,d.aWc
 

National Parks Service

Selma to Montgomery March

http://www.google.com/url?sa=t&rct=j&q=&esrc=s&source=web&cd=7&ved=0CEUQFjAG&url=http%3A%2F%2Fwww.nps.gov%2Fnr%2Ftravel%2Fcivilrights%2Fal4.htm&ei=ColiU664JISgyATri4KICw&usg=AFQjCNFmgnCYrrRRCRyDxHUxqlhd0uoi5w&bvm=bv.65788261,d.aWc

 

  • Caroline County, Virginia

Official Website

http://www.google.com/url?sa=t&rct=j&q=&esrc=s&source=web&cd=1&ved=0CCYQFjAA&url=http%3A%2F%2Fco.caroline.va.us%2F&ei=eoliU8ffEo-xyATusYKQCw&usg=AFQjCNHPW2ePMt-11DL0IQF5lPeSVqrn1g&bvm=bv.65788261,d.aWc

 

Encyclopedia of Virginia

http://www.google.com/url?sa=t&rct=j&q=&esrc=s&source=web&cd=13&sqi=2&ved=0CG4QFjAM&url=http%3A%2F%2Fwww.encyclopediavirginia.org%2FLoving_v_Virginia_1967&ei=hIxiU5yuKamuyQG21IGADA&usg=AFQjCNHPydFjIgHxUddbV3C5QfmAc4fpsQ&bvm=bv.65788261,d.aWc

 

  • Memphis, Tennessee

The City of Memphis

http://www.google.com/url?sa=t&rct=j&q=&esrc=s&source=web&cd=1&ved=0CDIQFjAA&url=http%3A%2F%2Fwww.memphistn.gov%2F&ei=_oxiU4PqJdStyATdvYBA&usg=AFQjCNFsg79oVaVjsI5XUcJV9enBDauiJg&bvm=bv.65788261,d.aWc
 

bio.

Martin Luther King, Jr.

http://www.google.com/url?sa=t&rct=j&q=&esrc=s&source=web&cd=4&ved=0CEgQtwIwAw&url=http%3A%2F%2Fwww.biography.com%2Fpeople%2Fmartin-luther-king-jr-9365086&ei=Q45iU_buJZe2yATF7IJg&usg=AFQjCNFY58l4X1MS2rni8OlffgimHSsnqg&bvm=bv.65788261,d.aWc

 

Lorraine Hotel

National Civil Rights Museum at the Lorraine Hotel

http://www.google.com/url?sa=t&rct=j&q=&esrc=s&source=web&cd=4&ved=0CEgQtwIwAw&url=http%3A%2F%2Fwww.biography.com%2Fpeople%2Fmartin-luther-king-jr-9365086&ei=Q45iU_buJZe2yATF7IJg&usg=AFQjCNFY58l4X1MS2rni8OlffgimHSsnqg&bvm=bv.65788261,d.aWc

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Women's History Resources

 

 

Mother Teresa

  Drs. Grace Eldering & Pearl Kendrick
of Grand Rapids, Michigan developed the first successful vaccine for whooping cough.  They later developed the vaccine for diphtheria, whooping cough & tetanus (DPT).
 

Margaret Sanger
Leader in Planned Parenthood Federation

 

Sojourner Truth

 

Antonia Novello M.D.

 

Maya Lin

 

Rose O'Neal Greehow, Confederate Spy during the Civil War.

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