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FREN 5350: French Enlightenment: (Yamashita): Primary Sources

Finding Historical French Materials in CU's Special Collections and Archives

Finding Historical French Materials Online

Some French manuscripts and published books from the eighteenth century are now available digitally. While some can be accessed with a simple internet search, it is a good idea to also search the following databases and catalogs (particularly if you are looking for manuscript material).

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Rare and Distinctive Collections


Classroom: Norlin M350B

Reading Room: Norlin E1B43

Combine Search Words

AND  link words by AND to search for all words in the same resource

OR  link words by OR to search for one word or another (instead of both/all words)

NOT  to eliminate results with a certain term

“Quotations” – add quotations to a group of two or more words to search for the exact phrase