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Primary sources: United States: Diaries & letters

Digital diaries & letters

Two ways to find primary sources acquired by the Library

1. This search targets catalogue records describing primary sources. Give it a try.

  • Run the pre-configured search. THEN ...
  • In the 2nd row add your own keyword(s) that relate to your topic. Separate keywords with AND to ensure all terms appear in the records you retrieve.

Here's an example using poverty AND laws 

screenshot of the primary sources search in the catalogue

2. The Research & journal databases page has a Special content types drop down menu. Select the third choice, "Primary Sources" to pull up database offerings.