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Primary Documents in History

About this Guide

Welcome to the WMU Libraries' guide for locating Primary Documents.  This guide includes information resources to help you begin finding primary sources in the field of history.

Use the tabs at the left of the page to help navigate through this guide.

For assistance in doing your research, please contact me or any other librarian.      Ask Us! is just a click away!

Internet Archive: Texts

Link to the Internet Archives Text web site.

The Digital Archive's Digital Book Collections contains over 5 million digitized books and other materials from over 1,500 libraries worldwide.

HathiTrust Digital Library

Link to the Hathi Trust database.

The HathiTrust is a partnership of major research institutions and libraries working to ensure that cultural records are preserved.  Some items are full-text online and others are in print form; check our online catalog to see if we own them.

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