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Primary Sources: Home

List of resources for students researching primary sources

Contact a librarian

If you need research assistance, please contact an LPC librarian. 

Reference Desk phone:


Library Hours:

Mon-Thurs:  8:00 a.m. to 10:00 p.m.
Fri:    8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
Sat:  11:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m.
Sun: Closed

*See library website for holiday closures:

What Is a Primary Source?

Primary sources are first-hand accounts of events. They can be letters, speeches, diaries, narratives, newspaper articles, or audio, video, or television recordings.