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Introduction to this Topic: Primary and Secondary Sources (online video) In this guide: Comparison of Primary and Secondary Sources Finding Primary Sources: In the University Library In other libraries Internet Resources... more
PDF Handout on Scholarly vs. Popular Sources
Research Concepts Primary vs. Secondary
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  For some older journal articles, the library may only have the desired articles in microform.  For specific journal titles, the Library Catalog lists the years and volumes available in microform on the "SUPPLS" (supplements) line (found just below the title,... more
How to Find Theses & Dissertations: - CSU Stanislaus Theses - Written at other universities Resources for Thesis Students: Thesis/Project Resources (Grad School) Graduate Student Research Strategies Library Services for Thesis Writers Library Workshops on Graduate Research and... more
Literature reference works published by Gale are excellent sources for researching significant authors (from ancient times to the present), providing biographical information as well as criticism, reviews, and commentary on the context, reception, and interpretation of literary works... more
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