Research Guide: Voting Rights

Finding Articles

Try using the following suggested keyword searches in the OneSearch box below. Check the peer reviewed box if you’re looking for scholarly peer reviewed articles from academic journals.

"voting rights"
"voting rights" AND "United States"
"Voting Rights Act"
voting AND identification
"voter identification laws"
gerrymandering
"electoral college"
"voter suppression"
race AND "voting rights"
voting AND "civic engagement"
"voter fraud"

 

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Background Information

The following books and videos provide background information for beginning research on voting rights.
Title Availability
Give Us the Ballot: The Modern Struggle for Voting Rights in America JK1846 .B47 2015, 4th Floor
The Politics of Voter Suppression: Defending and Expanding Americans’ Right to Vote JK1976 .W36 2012, 4th Floor
Protest at Selma: Martin Luther King, Jr., and the Voting Rights Act of 1965 JK1929.A2 G37, 4th Floor
Utah Voting Information Online Only
Voting Rights Act: Historical Context and Associated Issues and Trends Online Only

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