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American History: Primary Sources

Selected Primary Sources: American History

Tips for finding digitized primary sources

There are many interesting digitization projects that make primary source materials accessible online.  Here are some tips for searching for such collections.

  • If your topic is geographically specific, do some browsing on the state library websites for in that area to see if they have any digitization projects from their collection.
  • When searching, try including words like "digital collection", "digitized", or "primary sources" along with other keywords.

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