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FINDING PRIMARY SOURCES

FINDING PRIMARY SOURCES

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How do I find primary sources in SCOTTY?

Remember, primary sources are not labeled, but there are certain words that help lead you to primary sources in SCOTTY.  The following list includes words you can use in your search.

                                                   Primary Source Keywords

Autobiographies                                                   Oral Histories
Correspondence Pamphlets
Description and Travel Personal Narratives
Diary or diaries Pictorial works
Early works to 1800 Songs and Music
Interviews Sources
Letters Speeches
 
 
Think about who was around during that time period and what kind of records might have been created. 

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Last modified: 8/22/2012 11:39 AM by M. Potter

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