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Welcome to the UF Libraries
We are happy to be hosting National History Day students!
As you can see, previous students have enjoyed doing their research at the university.
Primary Sources vs. Secondary Sources
Types of Primary Resources
Primary resources are original documents, artifacts and objects related to the event and include:
diaries, letters, field notes, manuscripts
interviews with eyewitnesses
original diagrams and drawings
audio recordings or videos of an event
Types of Secondary Resources
Secondary resources are resources about the event and include:
Librarians who can help you out:
Shelley Arlen, librarian for US History (firstname.lastname@example.org)
Chelsea Dinsmore, librarian for government documents ( email@example.com)
James Cusick, librarian for Florida's history (firstname.lastname@example.org) This work is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 3.0 Unported License.