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Guide to history research at Temple University Libraries

Primary Sources: Library Databases & Free Online Sources for Latin American History

Looking for primary sources on Latin America? Try this database first:

Primary source databases including newspapers, manuscripts, polls, and other content related to Latin America.

Access Contemporary Newspapers from Latin America

Historical Maps of Latin America

Brazilian Newspaper Database: Open Access Resource

The recently-established open access Hemeroteca Digital Brasileira (HDB) has made the entire Biblioteca Nacional (National Library)’s periodical record, including their vast newspaper collections, available digitally. This is a tremendous resource for scholars studying Brazil.