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Welcome to your Search
This guide is intended to give you ways to identify and find primary and secondary materials for historical research. Throughout the guide, you'll find helpful videos and instruction to make your search experience more efficient and productive.
This guide includes:
This is intended to be a starting point. If you feel you need more help, please don't hesitate to contact me for one-on-one help.
Primary versus Secondary Sources: What Are They?
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Subjects: African American Studies
, Communication Studies
, Honors College
, Justice Sciences
, Political Studies
, Public Administration
, Social Work
, Women's Studies