Published Material: Primary
Historical researchers investigate the past using both primary and secondary sources.
Primary Sources can be defined as anything representing a first-hand account of an event in history. Primary sources can be published or unpublished.
Examples of Primary Sources:
In general, to find published primary source material, you should use a subject word search or an exact subject phrase in BobCat for your topic, and add these terms:
Examples of published primary sources include:
Also, keep in mind full text source material available online by using the advanced search option on Google Books.