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Research in Education: Primary Sources

A University of Lethbridge Library guide to resources for Education researchers.

Welcome to the Primary Sources for Education tab!

There are many different collections listed on this page related to Education. You can do a "ctrl + F" search to find your topic if you do not wish to scroll the whole page.

If you have any questions or suggestions, please let me know!

U of L Newspaper & Magazines Collections (most are restricted to current students, staff, and faculty - unless indicated as FREE)

The collections featured here are primarily Canadian, to see our full newspaper holdings, visit the Newspapers LibGuide.

U of L Primary Sources Collections (again, most are subscription, unless indicated as FREE)

Additional Primary Sources - freely available on the internet

Internet Archives - Non-profit library of millions of free books, movies, software, music, websites, and more.

National Centre for Truth and Reconciliation Archives - The NCTR is a place of learning and dialogue where the truths of the residential school experience will be honoured and kept safe for future generations.

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Historical Textbook Information & Collections

Alberta Schools Historical Textbooks (Wiedrick Collection) - digitized through Internet Archive

British Columbia Historical Textbooks - digitized through Internet Archive

Ontario Historical Textbooks lists from OISE

U.S. Historical Textbooks - Internet Archive

19th Century Schoolbooks digital collection - University of Pittsburgh

Primary School Readers digital collection - Internet Archive

Readers digital collection - Hahti Trust, international