This guide provides resources for teaching and learning about social movements in the United States. In this guide, you will find books, websites, films, video clips, and curriculum for your classroom. Most books and films listed in this guide are available from the Primary Source Library. Please contact the librarian if you are interested in checking out or using sources from the library collection. Contact information for the Primary Source Library can be found in the right column of every page.
The PBS series Freedom: A History of US addresses the many struggles for rights and freedom in the United States. Episodes 9 & 10 examine women's right to vote and the labor movement. Episode 14 addresses the Civil Rights movement.