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Teaching with Primary Resources

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