Answered By: Tiffany Hebb Last Updated: Jul 01, 2019 Views: 2
The phrase "primary sources" means different things in different disciplines. In many biological and physical sciences, it means studies that tell about original research projects. Looking for peer-reviewed sources will be your best bet.
In history and other fields, this refers to things published or produced during the time that something was happening, or in the words of someone who lived through a time or event. Common types of primary sources are:
- oral histories
Finally - check this LibGuide on Finding Primary Sources.