Before you can find primary sources, you have to know what they are. This 4 minute video explains the difference.
To recap ...
|Autobiography, letters, memoir, diary written by an individual||A biography about an individual|
|Transcript of a presidential speech||Newspaper commentary about a presidential speech|
|Text of a court decision||Book that analyzes the court decision|
|A description a protest march by a participant or someone who witnessed it||Journal article that analyzes events that led up to the march and the impact of the event|
|An official government record and publication||A blog post that gives an analysis or commentary about a government publication|