From the University of Washington, this project produces and displays free interactive maps showing the historical geography of dozens of social movements that have influenced American life and politics since the start of the 20th century, including radical movements, civil rights movements, labor movements, women's movements, and more.
Evaluating sources of information is an important step in any research activity. This section provides information on evaluating bibliographic citations, aspects of evaluation, reading evaluation, print vs. Internet sources, and evaluating internet sources.
With Google Advanced Search you can easily use tools such as domain limiters (edu, gov, org). You can also type in an advanced search directly into the Google search box, for example "home health care" site:gov.
Google Search Statement
Default Boolean AND search (it looks at the word social AND the word movement).You are going to get results that could even be talking about dancing or exercising.
It looks at the words as an exact phrase
The phrase must be in the title.
intitle:"social movement" inurl:history
"social movement" would be in the title and the site (URL) will have the word history in it.
intitle:"social movement" site:.edu
Site must be an educational institution.
intitle:"social movement" lgbtq site:.edu
The acronym lgbtq is added to the previous search.
"social movement" site:.edu filetype:pdf
Site must be a pdf from an educational institution. You might also try something like filetype:ppt