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History of Science Primary Sources

Guide to primary sources in the history of science, technology & medicine

Microforms

On this page you will find microforms relevant to research in the History of Science, Technology, and Medicine available through OU libraries.  Some info on microforms:

  • Thousands of books, periodicals and archival materials are available in microform (some still not available in digital formats)
  • There are 2 types of microforms that you can use with readers in OU Libraries: Microfiche (flat strips) or Microfilm (reels)  
  • Request microform through SoonerXpress. READERS ARE ON 4th FLOOR
  • For more on the microform collections available through OU Libraries, see: Microform Collections & Microform Reader/Printers and In-House Microform Collections ‚Äč

Topics

Examples of microform collections organized around topics in the history of science, technology, and medicine are listed below.

NOTE: Many microform collections have accompanying guides. When these are listed separately in the catalog, they are included separately here. 

People

Examples of microform collections relating to individual scientific figures are listed below.

NOTE: Many microform collections have accompanying guides. When these are listed separately in the catalog, they will be listed separately here.