The Library SearchGateway is a valuable repository of primary source material, and a good starting point if you are not sure where to begin.
To find primary sources, choose 'Advanced Search' on the Academy Library homepage
Search by Subject
The advanced search screen appears
Tip: to narrow your search, enter History Sources in the subject field
Academy Library databases contain a wide selection of primary source material.
Choose 'Databases' on the library homepage
The databases module appears.
Other categories that include primary sources are maps, newspapers, statistics, images, and streamed media.