CivicCLP is your place to learn about civic life and the importance of the First Amendment through Library programs, services, and information resources.
What is Civic Engagement?
Source: Presidential Precinct
First Amendment Resources:
- First Amendment Center – Freedom Forum Institute
- What Does Free Speech Mean? (U.S. Courts)
- Bill of Rights Institute
- The First Amendment for the Twenty-First Century (The Pittsburgh Foundation)
Civic Education & Engagement Resources:
- National Civic League
- City to Citizen Engagement (Inclusive Innovation Pittsburgh)
- Public Engagement Guide (Pittsburgh’s Department of City Planning)
- Governor’s Civic Engagement Award (Votes PA)
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