National Youth Administration (NYA) Poster, 1937
History Database Center
This guide is organized to help you in the research process, which usually proceeds from general sources to more specific ones.
STEP 1: Begin with Reference Sources (print and online) for background information
STEP 2: Find Books (overviews and monographs)
STEP 3: Look for articles in Periodicals
STEP 4: Search for Primary Sources (such as letters) written at the time of your topic
Interlibrary Loan (ILL) is a service that allows the PEA community to borrow items that we do not own from another library. Books and articles are the most commonly requested materials.
Here's what you need to know...