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European Studies: Primary Sources

Library materials, information access and ideas for researching topics in European Studies.

Primary Source Search

You can locate records for primary sources within the HBLL catalog by using the specific keyword "sources" within the "subject" field.

By combining that word with other relevant terms elsewhere, e.g., "French Revolution" you can can find relevant primary sources lurking in the Harold B. Lee Library.

These may include diaries, manuscripts, transcriptions, translations and other items considered to be primary sources. 

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Primary Sources: Finding Aids

Local Projects

EuroDocs:Online Sources for European History and the related  World War I Document Archive are two local projects designed to help you locate online primary sources on European history and on the Great War, respectively.

They provide transcriptions, facsimiles and translations of documents, along with occasional streaming video or audio.