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Primary Sources in Research

What is a Primary Source?

A primary source records or documents events as seen or experienced directly by witnesses or persons involved in those events.

For more detailed explanations with examples:

Primary Sources Databases subscribed to by the K Library
For off campus to these databases, see Off Campus Access

Older Popular Magazines in owned by the K Library

Links go to the magazine's record in Ariadne