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Recommended Reading: January

Highline College's librarians recommend materials from the library collection on a wide variety of topics.

About this Guide

America, one nation, undivided 

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In honor of Martin Luther King Jr. Day, Highline College Library presents a recommended reading/viewing list for this celebration, including books, videos, eBook and e-films, highlighting Dr. King's life, his achievement, the Civil Right Movement and its activists in America.  It was his dream that America be one nation, undivided by prejudice.  Come to see what Highline College Library has to offer by browsing our recommended reading list.You can also find these materials on our Recommended Reading display rack on the Plaza Level of the library. Please borrow and enjoy them!

Recommended Reading/Viewing List 2017

Streaming Videos


Counter Histories: Rock Hill

Honoring MLK 02:19

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Hear excerpts from Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.

speeches.© 2015 

Counter Histories: Rock Hill

Fighting for Freedom 04:08

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Why Do I Need You? Part 5: The Brain with David Eagleman

Eye Color Experiment 03:46

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© 2015
JFK & LBJ: A Time for Greatness

Non-Violent Demonstration 02:16

© 2015 PBS


JFK & LBJ: A Time for Greatness

Voter Registration Act 03:38



JFK & LBJ: A Time for Greatness

Equal Justice 02:55

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