Primary and Secondary Source Materials

Primary and Secondary Source Materials

Welcome to the BC Libraries Core Skills Tutorial on Primary and Secondary Source Materials. This video will focus on the distinction between primary and secondary sources. It will also give you a glimpse of the variety of primary source material…

What is a Primary Source? by Shmoop

What is a Primary Source? by Shmoop

Primary Sources, a la Shmoop. You can’t create historical drama or historical fiction without historical research. And you can’t do historical research without digging up some… primary sources. Captain Philips, Saving Private Ryan, 12 Years a Slave, Zero Dark Thirty…yeah…people…