Directions: Select a category on the left-hand side of the page. Then choose a topic, which includes a primary and secondary source pairing, to start your search. Do NOT mix sources from different topics.


Your selected topic will serve as a starting point for your research. Some sources may link directly to the document while others may lead you to the OU Libraries page, where you’ll need your 4×4 to log in.  Once there, be sure to find your topic and document from the list on that page.


Click on the “Find Additional Library Resources” button at the bottom of your selected category page to find additional Library resources for your research.


Colonial America
Revolutionary America
The New Nation