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A guide to research resources for the study of English language and literature.

Find Primary Sources

Use this page to find historical primary resources from 19th c. newspapers to early printed books.  Review our other research guides for more primary source resources.

For detailed lists of our newspaper holdings in all formats, see our Newspapers Research Guide.

Common Formats

More and more collections of newspapers, magazines, correspondence and other primary sources are moving online, but many are still printed on paper and microfilm.  This is especially true for materials still protected by copyright (US publication 1923 or later).  Check the FSU catalog for a wealth of primary sources in print, on microfilm, or on discs. 


Primary Source Research Guides

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