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Historical Primary Sources: Library Catalog

Library Catalog Search Tips

Use the library catalog to locate historical primary sources in the form of print and online books, journals, reprints, microforms, and government documents. Combine your search term(s) with one of the following words and search the terms as a subject.

  • archives
  • archival materials
  • correspondence
  • diaries, interviews
  • letters, manuscripts
  • personal narrative
  • pictorial works
  • sources

Or try one of these terms as a keyword: autobiography, memoir, speech, oral history, address