Ruby Bridges : background and biography of the Civil Rights Activist
Biography of Ruby Bridges from the National Women's History Museum, and Biography in Context. (If link doesn't work, click here first, then try again.)
A biographical sketch from Encyclopedia Britanica, then follow the images and videos tab to see a video of President Obama speaking with Bridges. (If the link doesn't work, click here first, then retry to the link above.)
Intro video, from PBS production Rise! The African Americans: Many Rivers to Cross with Henry Louis Gates, Jr.
From the Boston Globe, June 2014, an essay by Barbara Henry, Ruby's Boston-born teacher (Word doc)