Answered By: Pollak Library Guides
Last Updated: Jul 08, 2022     Views: 363

1. Go to any library catalog, including the Pollak Library Catalog, Find Books, or WorldCat.

2. Search by Keyword. Enter your subject term and one of the primary source terms listed below:

sources  (Try this term first, followed by other searches for your topic using relevant terms below.)

  • correspondence
  • diaries
  • early works to 1800
  • interviews
  • pamphlets
  • personal narratives
  • pictorial works
  • speeches


Your search may look something like these examples:

  • Cleopatra AND sources
  • peloponnesian war AND sources
  • women pioneers AND diaries
  • soviet union AND dissidents AND interviews
  • holocaust AND personal narratives
  • Thomas Jefferson AND correspondence