Happy Birthday, Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.

In honor of Martin Luther King Jr. Day, the HCLL would like to highlight materials that commemorate the day, which we have available in our collection. Please contact us if you would like any of the following:

In HeinOnline
Cervantes, Valerie S., Martin Luther King, Jr. Day Speech Resources: Fact Sheets

Van Helden, Morrigene, Dr. Martin Luther King Jr., 1929-1968: Selected References

King, Martin Luther Jr., Letter from Birmingham City Jail (1963)

Farris, Isaac Newton Jr., The Legacy of Martin Luther King, Jr., 47 Duq. Rev. 281 (2009)

Leon, Jeffrey, Martin Luther King Jr.: On Justice & Peace, 32 Wash. Law. 14 (January 2018)

Proclamation 10135-Martin Luther King, Jr. Federal Holiday, 2021, Daily Compilation of Presidential Documents, January 15, 2021

Martin Luther King, Jr., Federal Holiday Commission Extension Act [H. Rept. 100-919], U.S. Congressional Serial Set v. 13902 (1988)

Symposium in Memory of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr [comments], 68 Colum. L. Rev. 1011 (June 1968)

Martin Luther King, Junior, National Historic Site Land Exchange Act [S. Rept. 108-332], U. S. Congressional Serial Set  v. 14877

Designate birthday of Martin Luther King, Jr., legal public holiday [S. Rept. 96-284], U. S. Congressional Serial Set v. 13243 (1979)

In Westlaw and Lexis+

Beyond Borders: Martin Luther King, Jr., Africa, and Pan Africanism, 31 Temp. Int’l & Comp. L. J. 301

Essays in Honor of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., 61 Vill. L. Rev. 537

The King Legacy, 30 VT. L. Rev. 349

Law for Dreamers, 6 Tex. J. Women & L. 129

Love and Civil Rights, 58  How. L.J. 113

“MLK 50: Where Do We Go From Here?”: Teaching the Memphis Civil Rights Movement Through a Therapeutic Jurisprudence Lens, 6 Belmont L. Rev. 175

MLK50 Symposium: Where Do We Go From Here? Introduction to the Keynote Address, 49 U. Mem. L. Rev. 27

We Have a Dream, 59 N.Y.L. Sch. L. Rev. 11

Additionally, through an arrangement with the Dayton Metro Library and The Cincinnati Children’s Theater,

Kids of all ages and families will have an opportunity to watch a special Martin Luther King Jr. presentation through the Dayton Metro Library. 

Martin’s Dream: Virtual Theatre Production will be available for viewing any time throughout the week of Sunday, January 16 - Saturday, January 22.

For more information on the production, please check here.