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ENGL 175: Creative Nonfiction: Travel Writing - Gould: Home

A guide to doing research on travel writers and their works

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John LeMasney, "Ask a Librarian" May 25, 2010 via Library Garden, Creative Commons Attribution.

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Finding Works by the Author

ENGL 175

CREATIVE NONFICTION: TRAVEL WRITING 

GOULD

FINDING WORKS BY TRAVEL WRITERS

These are your PRIMARY SOURCES for your Research Paper!!!

Books and articles written by travel writers can be found using the following databases:

Primary vs Secondary Sources

Watch this video to ensure that you know the difference between primary and secondary sources. For YOUR purposes, your primary sources are books/articles written by your travel writer. Your secondary sources are book reviews of books written by your travel writer, scholarly journal articles about the work of your travel writer, or other analysis of the writing by your subject, written by someone other than your travel writer.  If you're not clear on this, be sure to ask a librarian for help!