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Finding Primary Sources and Digital Collections on the Web: Terminology and Search Tips

Resources to help find primary sources, archival finding aids, digital collections, and more from galleries, libraries, archives, and museums worldwide.

Terminology and Glossaries

The software that runs digital libraries and institutional repositories uses a lot of archival and library jargon. These can help.

Search Terms and "Controlled Vocabularies"

Searches not returning what you think they should? Maybe you need to rephrase your search terms. These can help.

Digital Initiatives Librarian

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Jeanne Pavy
Room 205

Earl K. Long Library

University of New Orleans

New Orleans, LA 70148