Search the Library Discovery System and WorldCat and Google for letters, diaries, speeches, and personal narratives. Include the keywords or phrases below in your search.
Specialized subject encyclopedias often include Appendices with reprints of primary source documents. The Crusades: An Encyclopedia is an excellent example of a specialized encyclopedia that contains translations of primary source documents and a rich bibliography of sources to consider for further investigation.
Subject bibliographies published by scholars are an excellent means of finding primary and secondary sources. To locate Subject Bibliographies, add the Subject Term "Bibliography " in a Boolean search with your topic. You can also enter the term 'Bibliography' as a keyword in a Boolean search along with your topic.
WorldCat search example: su:bibliography kw:civil war
Will retrieve this bibliography
Anna Crawford Milner Archive and Special Collections
Located on the ground floor of the library.
W.M. "Mack" Wyatt Digital Archive
The W.M. “Mack” Wyatt Digital Archive serves as a repository for archived newspapers printed in Montevallo and Shelby County, Ala., particularly in the late 19th and early 20th centuries. As this digital archive expands, newsprints appearing in various formats will be added.