Bancroft Library Free Speech Movement Digital Archive (some materials online) (home)
Media Resources Center - Free Speech Movement - DVDs and Audio
Free Speech Movement Archives: home
American Radicalism (Michigan State University)
An online collection of digital texts and images from the American Radicalism collection at Michigan State University. Among the many subject areas included are the Hollywood Ten, Black Panthers, Birth Control, I.W.W., Ku Klux Klan, Wounded Knee and Students for a Democratic Society.
Library of Congress: American Memory
Browse by Topic: (example: Native American History, Women's History)
A searchable and browseable resource that brings together historical materials from a variety of California institutions, including museums, historical societies, and archives. Contains over 120,000 images; 50,000 pages of documents, letters, and oral histories; and 8,000 guides to collections. Images are organized into thematic and institutional collections, such as historical topics, nature, places, and technology.
Primary sources can be found in a variety of library tools:
Learn more about your topic in advance:
Search OskiCat for primary sources using keywords and adding terms that denote primary sources, such as:
1. (keywords) gay rights sources
(subject) gay rights united states history sources
(keywords) mexican american* vietnam* personal narratives
2. Search individuals as author AND as subjects:
(author) chavez, cesar
(subject) chavez, cesar
author: black panther party
4. Also try limiting by date:
years: 1945 to 1970
sort by date
5. limit by format:
(keywords) american indian movement pull down "entire collection" menu to "sound recordings"
Library home > Electronic Resources > By Type > Archival Collections and Primary Sources > Sixties: Primary Documents and Personal Narratives
Browse > Browse Subjects > Themes (examples: gay and lesbian movements; women's movements)
Search > All Subjects: american indian (then select from list)
Supreme Court cases
http://supreme.justia.com/ by year
A fully searchable collection of briefs and other documents related to cases brought before the U.S. Supreme Court. It contains over 150,000 cases and 350,000 documents. Search results are linked to the actual full-text PDF documents.
Lexis-Nexis Academic (Supreme Court briefs 1936 - onwards).
click on Advanced Options; in the window that appears, next to Source, enter U.S. Supreme Court Case Briefs; accept the suggested text; click on Apply
back at the search screen, enter your additional search terms; your search will be limited to Supreme Court briefs.