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HIST 223 Irish History Survey: Find Primary Sources

A guide for HIST 223 Irish History Survey: Celtic to 1972

Finding Primary Source Books in CLICnet

Search CLICsearch to find primary sources in books and ebooks.   When searching the catalog, you will want to use specific subject headings in your searches to single out the primary source materials.  These subject headings are specialized "tag" added to the records to books by catalog librarians to provide accurate descriptions of books.  Using the following subject headings in your search will help you find the source material you seek:

  • correspondence
  • literary collections 
  • personal narratives
  • pictorial works 
  • songs and music
  • sources
  • diary or diaries

 

Primary Sources on the Web

Find Period Magazine and Newspaper Articles

The digital collections and indexes listed below can help you locate period magazine, journal and newspaper articles published in Ireland and Great Britain from the 18th through the 20th centuries.