Many primary sources, particularly ones on which scholars have not written before, are available in Special Collections. For additional primary works, including fiction, poetry, films, republished historical sources, and so on, you can search the Tri-College Libraries' catalog Tripod, or you can use WorldCat to find items not held by the Tri-Co.
For specific authors/artists or creative works, search Tripod by Author or Title. To discover new authors or works, browse the collections below or use secondary sources to discover new primary texts. You can also use some of the same search techniques discussed in the "Secondary Sources" tab; for example, these advanced searches that combine subject headings and/or keywords: