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UTM Primary Sources: Digital Collections

This guide is created for scholars and students who do research projects in the Humanities and Social Sciences.
It lists online resources that include primary sources and that the University of Toronto Library has purchased or subscribes to.

Government/Official Documents

Some examples ▼ ▼ ▼ from ProQuest Digital National Security Archive (declassified U.S. government documents since 1945)

Some examples ▼ ▼ ▼ from Gale Archives Unbound

Freely accessible online collections

Digital Archives with Various Primary Sources


China

Freely accessible online collections


Japan

Freely accessible online collections


Korea

Newspapers & Other Periodicals

China

Japan

The English-language Press Networks of East Asia, 1918-1945 (2010) by Peter O'Connor can be helpful.

Korea


Ads, Pamphlets, & Broadsides

Literature and Videos

Freely accessible online collections