Internet Modern History Sourcebook: Colonial Latin
Links to sites and multiple documents relating to colonial
Latin America. A good place to look for primary sources
in translation. In English.
and General Resources on Latin America
Contains helpful bibliographic information and extensive
lists of links to Latin American/Latin American related
databases and informational sites. Oberlin's page is
in English, although the links may be either English
América Española Colonial
Contains historical information concerning colonization.
Text in Spanish, with illustrations.
Juana Inés de la Cruz Project at Dartmouth
Contains the complete works and chronology of the life
of the "Poet Nun" Sor Juana Inés de
la Cruz, as well as a digital reconstruction of the
first (non-textual) pages of Fama y obras posthumas
(1700). The site is in English, her works are in the
Good collection of documents and images from the colonial
period, accompanied by a chronology including significant
dates between AD 711 and 1825. Nice layout and easy
to use. In English.
Research in Latin American Studies
This homepage links to several sites containing a variety
of primary sources or information regarding primary
sources, including access to government, library, and
university collections. The site itself is in English,
as are most of the links.
Colonial Treasury Data Bank
Access to Real Hacienda accounts, which contain records
of taxes, fees, accounts, etc., arranged by branches
of the royal treasury (cajas). Although in text, the
text is in a code specific to the site, explained in
a "Code book" link, formatted in columns to
be downloaded onto spreadsheets. In English.
E-Journal is an electronic library with full-text access
to selected journals published by Universidad Nacional
Autonoma de Mexico. In Spanish.