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Historical Research

guide to select resource for historical research, including online digital collections, and print and microform collections in the Blume Library, including primary sources

What is in this Guide?

This research guide describes resources available to you when searching for history-related materials at the Blume Library, at other libraries and archives, and online. 

In addition, this guide gives you an basic picture of the difference between primary and secondary sources for history and lists some primary resource materials available locally and online.

Good luck with your research.  Get in touch with me if you need help on your project. 

photo of a collection of Pepy's Diaries, primary source

(image: "Library Books 3" by pobrecito33 on Flickr under a Creative Commons license.)

Necia Wolff - Librarian/Professor

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Necia Wolff
Louis J. Blume Library
St. Mary's University
One Camino Santa Maria
San Antonio, TX 78230
210-431-2299 x1452