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A guide to finding primary and secondary sources in WVU library collections.

Books, Broadsides, and More

Genealogy Resources

  Diaires, Letters, Memoirs

  Periodical Collections

Library of Congress

  Historic Newspapers

 The articles in historic newspapers are not indexed by subject.  For best results:

  • Use keywords that reflect the language of the time
  • Search by date to find articles about major events
  • Use limits to narrow by type of article