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Teaching with Primary Resources: Main

Useful for RDG 535


DBQ Document Based Questions
A quick introduction to what "scholarly" means.

Selecting Sources
Overview of different kinds of information and where to find them.

Searching Online
Some explanations and examples on how to use online resources.

The basics on what, why, and how we paraphrase.

Citation Styles
Explanation of why we cite, as well as some examples.

Primary Resources

LOC Primary Source


Welcome to the Library Research Guide for Social Studies Education and History courses.

This guide explains different kinds of information available from the CSU-Pueblo Library and elsewhere online. Use the tabs across the top of the page, or the links on the left, to learn more about these resources. 

If you need research assistance, or have any questions or suggestions, please feel free to contact a librarian using the information on the right side of the page, or you can also stop by the Research Help Desk on the 2nd floor of the LARC. Reference Librarians are available whenever the library is open.

Primary Resources

Example of Primary Resources