The purpose of this guide is to help users to identify, locate, and use primary sources in their research.
Click on the tabs above to:
- Read definitions of primary, secondary, and tertiary sources and learn to distinguish between them.
- Identify primary sources by subject.
- Locate primary sources in the University Library System (ULS) and beyond.
- Learn how to evaluate and cite primary sources.
You may also find this guide, A Guide to Primary Sources at the Archives Service Center, to be helpful.