Resource Spotlight - Primary and Secondary Sources

Posted by Kian Ravaei

Here is a playlist of WI+RE’s favorite online resources on primary and secondary sources. Enjoy!

What's the Difference Between Primary and Secondary Sources?

by Imagine Easy Solutions

This video explains the differences in how the humanities and sciences define primary and secondary sources. They also give lots of great examples!

Primary and Secondary Sources

by SCSU Hilton C. Buley Library

This resource from Southern Connecticut State University contains examples of primary and secondary sources in the Arts and Humanities, Social Sciences, Education, and more.

Primary, Secondary, and Tertiary Sources in the Health Sciences

by University of Minnisota Bio-Medical Library

Are you a health science major? Then look no further! This resource gives criteria for defining primary, secondary, and tertiary sources, and gives lots of examples. We especially like the graph at the bottom of the page.

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