What is in this Guide?
This is a guide to locating primary historical documents online and in Kimbel Library.
Start Here: Featured database of the month, New York Times, and Accessible Archives.
Primary Documents in KL: A listing of print and microfilm collections of primary sources.
Newspapers: Access to online newspaper collections and individual titles, such as the Times of London.
Digital Archives-KL: Databases of primary source materials covering American History, the South, Slavery, and Women's Studies.
Digital Archives: online images and documents from archives, libraries, and museums.
Census Data: print and online access to data from 1790-1940.
Government Documents: links to full-text legal and public documents.
Help: contact a librarian to help you.
Each month, this box will feature one of the newer primary source databases available through Kimbel Library.
Full text of the New York Times Historical : 1851-2007
Find the full text of all articles and images of the actual pages.