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HIST 2100 - History of Louisiana

Choosing Secondary Sources

Secondary sources are documents used to analyze, interpret, or study an historically important person or event. Examples of secondary sources include

  • peer reviewed articles,
  • scholarly books,
  • government reports, and
  • documentary films.

Watch the video below to find out how to choose the best secondary sources.

Browse the Shelves

Use the call numbers below to find books about Louisiana history on the library's shelves.

F 366-380: Louisiana

F 1170: French America, Louisiana, 1698-1803


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Find Secondary Sources

Secondary source books and articles can be found in the following databases.

To access these resources, you will need to log in with your L-number. Your pin is the six digits of your birthday – MMDDYY. For example, if your birthday is July 29, 2003, your pin would be 072903.