This multidisciplinary database is a great place to search for any topic. Academic Search Complete includes full-text access to peer-reviewed journals, as well as indexing and abstracts for magazines, monographs, reports, and conference proceedings.
Locating Primary Sources
Always locate your secondary sources first. Secondary sources will lead you to primary sources. During your research, look for photographs, or mentions of primary sources such as letters, diaries, legislation, speeches, etc. If your secondary source does not include the primary source, search for the primary source document online using Google. Use the following keywords to search for primary sources:
- "Primary Source"
example: Great Depression AND primary source
example: Egyptian Pyramids AND archive