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Primary Sources on Latin America (A Short List) - This file contains a list of sites on primary and secondary sources, links to lesson plans and teaching materials, links to databases and a brief list of print primary sources (Last updated on September 20, 2011)

Interrogating Primary Sources - A list of guiding questions to ask of primary sources

Teaching History with Primary Sources - A powerpoint for teachers/teacher trainers

Archival Links- A list of links to colonial Spanish, French, and British digital archival repositories compiled by anthropologist John Worth of the University of West Florida.  

Spanish Paleography Tool- Excellent online instructional site managed by the Dominican Studies Institute at CUNY. Examples focus mainly on the 16th and 17th centuries. 

Manual of Paleography for Diplomatic Spanish Documents- Online or full PDF version of 1917 published volume on Spanish Paleography, centuries XII to XVII.