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DOVE: Resources for Further Study

Welcome to this Guide!

Logo for DOVE Desegregation of Virginia EducationThis guide aims to provide resources for further study of school desegregation in the state of Virginia.

Resources covering Virginia in general are covered, as are resources specific to regions of Virginia.  Regions listed follow the regions mapped by DOVE.

DOVE: Desegregation of Virginia Education is an organization, created to find, catalog, and encourage the preservation of records that tell the story of Virginia's school desegregation process. DOVE is a collaboration of universities, libraries, and community groups.

Old Dominion University hosts the DOVE Website and a Digital Collection that includes oral and video histories of people throughout Virginia who lived through school desegregation.

Virginia Regions

Below is a map delineating the seven regions of Virginia for the DOVE project.

Map delineating the 7 regions of Virginia for the DOVE projectRegion 1 Region 6 Region 7 Region 5 Region 2 Region 4 Region 3 Region 8

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