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This HIST 299 Guide has been developed to make sure you have the information you need to find sources, both in print and electronically in the library.
This guide will:
The University of Maryland Libraries has a site that explains primary, secondary, and tertiary sources with examples for each.
The linked PDF handout below shows the differences between primary and secondary sources with tips for finding primary sources in the Ort Library.
United States and Canada map, 1847.