Today in History: Title IX

Title IX

Today in History–June 23–Congress passed the landmark legislation, Title IX of the Education Amendments of 1972, which, as amended (20 U.S.C. § 1681, et seq.) prohibits discrimination on the basis of sex in educational institutions and programs receiving federal funding. Learn more in this research guide overview and the resources linked to above and below.

Legislative Path to Title IX timeline with links to primary sources

Title IX digital copy National Archives

U.S. legislation related to Title IX 1973-present

Reports related to Title IX

United States Supreme Court cases interpreting Title IX

Title IX sources from the Patsy Mink Papers

Foreign Affairs oral history interviews mentioning Title IX

Title IX secondary & online sources

Happy Belated Birthday, Title IX In Custodia Legis

Patsy Takemoto Mink’s Title IX Legacy Teaching with the Library of Congress June 23, 2022

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