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Finding Primary Sources: Public Opinion Polls

Assistance with locating primary source material within and outside the WSU Libraries.

Polling information as primary source

Polling information is a primary source because it is current measure of public opinion on a topic.  Databases and polling organization sites (such as Pew Trust and the Roper Center) provide poll data over a span of time on politics, consumer affairs, the environment, social issues, sports, and hundreds of other topics.

Polling information databases

Links to further polling information

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