HIST 499: African History: Other Suggestions

Resources for African History

Other Suggestions

When using the library catalog to search for primary sources, combine these terms with terms related to your topic:

Archives
Manuscripts
Papers
Correspondence
Diaries
Personal Narratives
Oral histories
Interviews
Photographs
Pictorial works
Primary Sources
Sources


These instructional videos offer tips on finding and using primary sources:

Finding Primary Sources at Western and Beyond

Writing About Primary Sources: Getting Started