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Website of the Week for April 19, 2004

Cheryl Nyberg, editor

Website of the Week Archive

 

Brown v. Board of Education: Websites Commemorating the 50th Anniversary, http://lib.law.washington.edu/ref/brownvboard.html

Not one but a dozen websites are featured this week as the legal and civil rights communities prepare to recognize the 50th anniversary of Brown v. The Board of Education.

Among the organizations marking the anniversary with special information resources are:

  • the American Bar Association Commission on the 50th Anniversary of Brown v. Board of Education;
  • the Brown Foundation for Educational Equity, Excellence and Research;
  • Howard University School of Law;
  • the NAACP Legal Defense and Educational Fund, Inc.;
  • the National Education Association; and
  • National Public Radio.

The websites offer a wide range of material, including:

  • bibliographies,
  • biographical sketches,
  • chronologies,
  • classroom materials and teaching tools,
  • commentary and essays,
  • and photographs
2008, M.G. Gallagher Law Library, University of Washington