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Nicaragua: Background Note     View
Facts and figures about this country, covering government and political conditions, people, economy, history, foreign relations, U.S.-Nicaraguan relations, and travel conditions. From the U.S. Department of State, Bureau of Western Hemisphere Affairs ...

Major Holidays and Celebrations of Spanish Speaking Countries     View
List of the major holidays and celebrations of the Spanish-speaking countries. "Latin American countries which have been significantly influenced by Catholicism have many holidays to celebrate their patron saints and virgins to venerate Mary, th ... Cuba     View
This backgrounder provides an overview of Cuban business and economy, with links to articles about specific events and topics. Discusses U.S.-Cuba relations, Fidel Castro, the U.S. trade embargo on Cuba, Cuban economic relations with other countries, ...

Latin American Election Statistics: A Guide to Sources     View
Contains a chronology of elections in Colombia, Costa Rica, Cuba, Dominican Republic, El Salvador, Guatemala, Honduras, Mexico, Nicaragua, and Panama. Features information on elections at the municipal, state, and federal levels from independence to ...

Tesoros Escondidos: Hidden Treasures From the Mexican Collections     View
Annotated images of "the most beautiful, rare, and well-documented objects from Mexico preserved by the [Phoebe A.] Hearst Museum." Includes textiles, pottery, lacquer, baskets and gourds, ceremonial objects, masks, toys and miniatures, sou ...

UW-Madison Zoological Museum: The Galápagos Collection     View
Digital collection of materials on the flora and fauna of the Galapagos Islands, covering topics such as giant tortoises, birds, floral relations, and scientific expeditions. Includes an introductory essay. From the University of Wisconsin Digital Co ...

Retratos: 2,000 Years of Latin American Portraits     View
Online companion to a traveling exhibition "comprising more than 100 portraits from over 15 countries. The exhibition begins in the Precolumbian era, continues through the viceregal and independence periods, and into the modern era. It ends with ...

Perseus Digital Library     View
An evolving humanities digital library. Presently collects materials on classics/antiquity, Art and Archeology, 19th Century America, Arabic, Germanic, and Greek and Roman materials, Renaissance literature, the Richmond Times Dispatch, Humanist and R ...

Urban Latino Magazine     View
"As the first lifestyle and cultural publication geared to bicultural Latinos, Urban Latino has earned its rightful place: we are the premier magazine for both male and female Latinos in the United States."

Jazz for Young People     View
Listen to and find out about Jazz at this site composed just for kids. Topics include improvisation, the Blues, Louis Armstrong, and Thelonious Monk, among others.




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