"Welcome to the Hispanic Heritage free resource site. Within this site, teachers and students can: read biographies of significant Hispanic individuals; take a Hispanic culture quiz; follow a timeline of events that helped shape the Hispanic culture; explore Hispanic holidays, musical genres, and other topics; visit other pertinent sites; and find suggestions for further readings."
"'This site highlights various publications, properties listed in the National Register, and National Parks that deal directly with the ingenuity, creativity, cultural, and political experiences of Hispanic Americans' of Spanish, Latin American, Basque, and Caribbean ancestry. Browse publications, travel itineraries, historic places and parks, and learn about this annual observance held September 15 to October 15. Includes a Spanish version of the register (El Registro Nacional De Lugares Historicos). From the National Register of Historic Places."
We the People: Hispanics
in the United States http://www.census.gov/prod/2004pubs/censr-18.pdf
"This report provides a portrait of the Hispanic-origin population in the
"Collection of research
materials for 'the geographical areas [and cultures] of the Caribbean, Latin
American, and Iberia . . .and peoples throughout the world historically
influenced by Luso-Hispanic heritage, including
Latinos in the U.S., and peoples of Portuguese or Spanish heritage in Africa,
Asia, and Oceania.' Features
exhibits and photo collections, geneaology resources,
bibliographies and finding aids, and more. Some material available in
Spanish and Portuguese. From the Library of Congress."
"The objectives of this site are to "help
in the teaching of Spanish and Hispanic cultures to bilingual Latino
students," and to help Spanish-speaking students and the general public
gain a greater appreciation of Hispanic language and culture. Features several teaching modules on subjects such as Latinos in the
to the World: History: Mexico http://www.loc.gov/rr/international/hispanic/mexico/resources/mexico-history.html
"Compilation of annotated links to "electronic resources on the history of
Virtuales: Papers of Latino & Latin American Artists http://archivesofamericanart.si.edu/guides/site-archivos/index.cfm
"This site 'focuses on access to information about the [Smithsonian] Archives of American Art's ... papers of and about Latino and Latin American artists.' A guide to the collections includes brief descriptions, some with links to online materials. The site also features oral history interview transcripts (some in Spanish) and finding aids for some of the collections. Browsable and searchable. "
"An online journal of art and culture." Features articles, profiles of artists, images of works, exhibits, a calendar of events and openings, and a worldwide directory of museums, galleries, institutions, and foundations which feature Latin American art. Includes glossary of related terms. Also available in Spanish. Registration (free) required.
Hispanic Heritage http://www.infoplease.com/spot/hhm1.html
From Infoplease, related links for all features Hispanic.
Information is presented on a variety of subjects related to Hispanic culture, such as religion, celebrations, families, and more
Celebrate Hispanic heritage
by learning about Hispanic history in the
From Ask.com - Hispanic Scholarship Information
"The nation's leading organization supporting Hispanic higher education through scholarships and other resources."
"Announcing the Time Warner Cable Hispanic Heritage scholarship."
State Farm Company Foundation assists Hispanic college students