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Constitution Day is September 17

Constitution Day Resources from the University of Delaware Library

The Constitution Comes in a Pocket Size!

The Constitution is a very important document, but it can literally fit in your pocket.

Celebrating the Constitution

Constitution Day and Citizenship Day is observed every September 17th.

"Constitution Day and Citizenship Day commemorate the formation and signing on September 17, 1787, of the Constitution and recognize all who, by coming of age or by naturalization, have become citizens."

United States Code (36 U.S.C. § 106)


Flashcard from Citizenship toolkit.

Our American Government. U.S. Congress, Joint Committee on Printing. House Document 108-94 (108th Congress, 1st Session). Washington, DC: U.S. Government Printing Office, 2003.
University of Delaware Library Annex U.S. Documents Y 1.1/7:108-94

Civics and Citizenship Toolkit: A Collection of Educational Resources for Immigrants. Toolkit. U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services and U.S. Institute of Museum and Library Services. Washington, DC: U.S. Department of Homeland Security; U.S. Government Printing Office, 2007.

The kit contains: 6 handbooks, 1 set of flash cards, 1 sound disc, 1 videodisc, 1 CD-ROM, 1 quick start guide, 2 posters. Text in English and Spanish.

Subject Librarian

Rebecca Knight
Associate librarian
Reference and Instructional Services Department
Morris Library, Room 117H
(302) 831-1730

Delaware, U.S. Government Information, census, family studies, RefWorks, APA style, and genealogy.

B.A., History. University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill. 1973.
M.S., Library Science. University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill. 1981.

Is It Constitutional?

"[The layman's constitutional view] is that what he likes is constitutional and that which he doesn't like is unconstitutional.”

Justice Hugo L. Black

Constitution Day 2015

This page was created for Constitution Day 2015.

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