Primary sources typically provide direct, firsthand evidence or commentary about any/all of the following:
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Primary sources can include any/all of the following:
Yes! Primary sources can definitely be in audiovisual format:
There are many websites that offer online access to collections of primary sources. Please visit the NCC Library's research guide entitled Getting Started with Primary Sources to view the list of websites we recommend.
Need help with finding sources, searching databases, formatting citations, or deciding on a paper topic? The NCC Librarians are here for you.
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