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HIST 2600: Comparative Slaveries in African History: Primary Sources

Research guide for students enrolled in HIST 2600: Comparative Slaveries in African History

Primary and Secondary Sources

Primary means written at or near the time of the historical event.

Secondary means written many years later, probably by a scholar researching the historical event.


Magazines, Newspapers and Pamphlets

Subject Librarian


A repository for digital collections. Items in the public domain (works published before 1923) are freely accessible online.

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Internet Archive

A digital library of Internet sites and other cultural artifacts in digital form. Includes digitized books, periodicals, media, and more.