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ILRLR 2070: Uncovering Corporate Strategies (Spring 2017): Finding primary sources

Primary sources

Note: The content on this page was written by Virginia Cole, PhD, for her guide, "History: A Guide to United States Historical Research at Cornell".

Useful Tips

Browse footnotes and bibliographies of books, encyclopedias, and articles for information about primary sources. 

Search the Library Catalog for primary sources--both unpublished manuscripts and modern editions in print and online, sometimes in translation, of original primary medieval sources. Use the guided keyword search with terms like:

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diaries
personal narrative
interview
letters

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