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HIST 422 Modern Latin American Field: Online Resources

Librarian's Internet Index

Librarian's Internet Index (LII)  This is an always expanding collection of websites that have been reviewed and recommended by librarians.  Try a search on your forum topic!

How do I determine if a website is reliable?

Consider...

  • Who is the author?
  • Why was it written -- for what purpose, organization, or audience?
  • When was it written?
  • Does it include references or a works cited list?

 

Recommended Websites

English

Country Health Profiles  Pan American Health Organization

Development Statistics for Latin America and the Caribbean  USAID

Hispanic Population of the United States  U.S. Census Bureau

Latin American Network Information Center University of Texas at Austin

Latin American Statistical Sources  Cornell University

The National Security Archive George Washington University

 

Spanish

Biblioteca Digital Andina  Digitized text from libraries and archives from Bolivia, Peru, Ecuador, Colombia, and Venezuela.

La Jornada  Daily newspaper published in Mexico City.

Latin American Network Information Center University of Texas at Austin

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