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How can I find primary sources in UA Libraries Special Collections?

Special Collections maintains collections of rare books and unique archival materials that make possible in-depth research on selected topics.

You can use Special Collections to locate:

  • rare books
  • manuscript collections
  • photographs
  • and other materials in a wide variety of subject areas.

Most of our materials are in the fields of Literature, Arizona, Southwestern and Borderlands History, and the Sciences.

To find these sources, see Using Collection Guides.

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See also:

What are primary sources and where can I find them?
How can I find primary sources using Library Search?
How can I find and use library databases that contain digitized primary sources?

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