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PRIMARY SOURCES DESCRIPTIONS

1)  In some databases (including Gale), you can narrow down your search to cover primary sources by selecting any of these document types: Letters, diary entries, photos, videos, official documents, records, poems, films, interviews, recordings of speeches, newspapers, magazines, court records, government documents, empirical studies, statistical data. Example below: 

  

2) In Britannica Academic, click on "Primary Sources" underneath the Search bar to conduct your search. You can also scroll down the Home page to find "Featured Primary Sources" or "Recommended Primary Sources".