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LATIN AMERICAN STUDIES: Primary Sources

This guide contains resources and links related to South America, Central America, Mexico, the Caribbean, and Latino(a) communities in the U.S.

Sabin Americana

Sabin Americana is an online collection of books, pamphlets, serials and other works about the Americas, from the time of their discovery to the early 1900s containing information about North, Central and South America, the Arctic and Antarctica and the West Indies. This resource offers original accounts of exploration, pioneering, settlement, the western movement, military actions, Native Americans, slavery and abolition.

Salalm

Latin American & Caribbean Digital Primary Sources

"This site provides links to open access digitized collections of primary sources that relate to Latin America and the Caribbean. The materials listed are freely available to the public and were created or are hosted at an academic institution associated with SALALM (Seminar on the Acquisition of Latin American Library Materials) ..."

By Region and Country

LATIN AMERICA

CARIBBEAN

CENTRAL AMERICA

ARGENTINA

BOLIVIA

BRAZIL

CHILE

COLOMBIA

COSTA RICA

CUBA

EL SALVADOR

ECUADOR

GUATEMALA

HAITI

HONDURAS

MEXICO

NICARAGUA

PERU

URUGUAY

VENEZUELA

Center for Research Libraries

Colby is a member of the Center for Research Libraries. In addition to access to periodicals and other material on microfilm (available through ILLiad), the CRL has begun to digitize resources.

CRL Collections: Latin American Guide

CRL Latin American Digitization Project

Image from Bohemia (Havana, Cuba), 2 July 1961. Scanned from CRL's collection.

HathiTrust

HathiTrust is a partnership of academic & research institutions, offering a collection of millions of titles digitized from libraries around the world.

Archives & Digitized Collections

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