Primary Sources - guide for Art 222
Primary sources are generally considered to be firsthand accounts
of an event or the actual documents associated with an event.
Firsthand accounts can be found in diaries, memoirs, letters,
speeches, autobiographies, scholarly articles giving the results of
research, etc. Documents might be laws, treaties, transcripts
of hearings, court cases, etc.
The word sources or documents or documentary usually occur
on records for anthologies or collections of primary source material. Use
those words in a keyword search to bring up collections of documents.
and history and (sources or document*)
medieval and (letters or correspondence)
and s:sources The s: limits the term sources to the subject
The library also has this series
Sources And Documents In The History Of Art
Library catalog to find these in our library. Use
WorldCat to see what other volumes might exist that you could borrow.