The University of California's free public gateway to a world of primary sources. Content is selected from the libraries and museums of the UC campuses, and from cultural heritage organizations across California.
Finding aids (not the actual sources) to repositories from 40 institutions across California, including all nine UC campuses. A small but increasing number of the finding aids contain links to online digital versions of the source material.
This database focuses on the literary output of Caribbean authors from the 18th & 21st centuries. The collection is contains poems, drama, novels, stories, and related materials, written in European languages and local languages
Includes the immediate experiences of 1,325 women and 150,000 pages of diaries and letters; from individuals writing from Colonial times to 1950, plus 7,000 pages of previously unpublished materials. Drawn from more than 1,000 sources, including journal articles, pamphlets, newsletters, monographs, and conference proceedings, much of the material is in copyright. Represented are all age groups and life stages, all ethnicities, many geographical regions, the famous and the not so famous.
Date Coverage: Colonial times to 1950
Materials Indexed: Primary Sources
Access to digitized historic newspapers and magazines, from Spain as well as a smaller selection of sources from Latin America, with well over 1000 titles in the collection. Coverage extends from the late 17th to the late 20th century.