It is to remember that whenever you are accessing databases you need use the link at the top right of FindIt@Bham to enter your University username and password to ensure that you get full access to all the resources. This proves to the suppliers of these resources that you are entitled to use them.
Primary source databases found on FindIt@Bham that are relevant to American and Canadian Studies include:
The following website may also be of interest:
Library of Congress hosted gateway to digitised primary resources on American history – includes sound and film resources as well as text-based documents.