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In the Social Sciencess a primary source is an original first hand account of an event or time period which is written or made during or close to the time of the event. It is factual and not an analysis or interpretation.
Primary Source Formats
artefacts and creative works
government documents and records
numerical data and statistics
oral histories and qualitative research
original research articles and case studies
Find Primary Sources in the Catalogue
In the Library Catalogue search for your topic and include one of the following words or phrases: