An introduction to Archival Research
Edited from original by Ellen Belcher, Special Collections Librarian at John Jay College of Criminal Justice, New York, NY
Archival repositories exist to provide resources for researchers!
Anyone can be a researcher of primary materials. However, there are protocols which should be followed when becoming an archival researcher. Here are some tips.
Useful guides on Archival Research
Schmidt, Laura. Using Archives: A Guide to Effective Research. Society of American Archivists,
Introduction to Archival Research Kellen Design Archive, New School, NYC