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GPS (Getting to Primary Sources): Navigating Online Research: Home

This guide provides tools and strategies for finding, evaluating, and using primary resources in the classroom.

About this guide

"Union County Court House, Monroe, N.C." in Durwood Barbour
Collection of North Carolina Postcards (P077), North Carolina Collection
Photographic Archives, Wilson Library, UNC-Chapel Hill. 
https://dc.lib.unc.edu/cdm/ref/collection/nc_post/id/3097

This guide provides tools and strategies for finding, evaluating, and using primary resources in the classroom. Included are links to primary sources--and tools for finding primary sources--from the State Archives of North Carolina, the N.C. Government & Heritage Library at the State Library of North Carolina, and other North Carolina institutions. 

 

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State Library Contact Information

Government & Heritage Library

Website:
https://statelibrary.ncdcr.gov/ghl/

Phone: (919) 814-6790

Email: slnc.reference@ncdcr.gov

Physical address:
109 E. Jones St.
Raleigh, NC 27601

Mailing address:
4640 Mail Service Center
Raleigh, NC 27699-4600

State Archives Contact Information

Website:
https://archives.ncdcr.gov/

Phone: (919) 807-7310

Email: archives@ncdcr.gov

Physical address:
109 E. Jones St.
Raleigh, NC 27601

Mailing address:
4614 Mail Service Center
Raleigh, NC 27699-4614