Primary Sources: Primary Source Databases

Help for finding primary source documents on the web and in Neumann Library

Selected Primary Source Databases and Collections

Additional primary source collections can be found on relevant subject guides, including History, Women's Studies, Texana, and Statistics.

Find Primary Sources in Academic Search Complete

The search shown below for Thomas Jefferson as author and a publication type limiter for primary source document would find inaugural addresses and letters. When searching for primary source documents, look also for document type limiters such as speech or interview.

Shows search for thomas jefferson as author and publication type primary source document

Find Peer-Reviewed Research Study Articles

Are you looking for the original account of results of an experimental research study?

  • Use OneSearch
  • Once you have some results for your search terms (example: "galveston bay" restoration), select and apply filters for:
    • Availability: Peer-reviewed journals
    • Resource type: Articles

Sample results with filters applied as described above


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