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Celebrating Hispanic Heritage: Articles

An introduction to library resources and information related to U.S. Latinos, Latinas, Latinx, and Hispanics.

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  • PEW Hispanic Center
    Founded in 2001, the Pew Hispanic Center is a nonpartisan research organization supported by The Pew Charitable Trusts. Its mission is to improve understanding of the U.S. Hispanic population and to chronicle Latinos' growing impact on the entire nation.
  • National Archives Catalog
    Resources from the National Archives and Records Administration related to National Hispanic Heritage Month.
  • National Archives at Riverside: Historical Research
    The National Archives at Riverside has approximately 80,000 cubic feet of archival holdings dating from about 1850 to 2012. In addition to textual records, there are architectural drawings, maps, and photographs. These holdings were created or received by the Federal courts and over 50 Federal agencies in Arizona, southern California, and Clark County, Nevada.
  • National Park Service Hispanic Heritage Month
    During this month and throughout the year, the National Park Service, and its partners, share history, heritage, and accomplishments of Hispanic and Latino Americans of past and present.
  • U.S. Department of Education: National Hispanic Heritage Month Resources
  • Library of Congress: National Hispanic Heritage Month
    Discover documents, exhibits, films, blog posts and more from a variety of sources including the National Archives and Presidential Libraries that highlight Hispanic culture.
  • Legal Resources Guide
    Law Library of Congress Research Guide that provides the legislative history, proclamations, and laws related to Hispanic Heritage Month.
  • Supreme Court Justice Sonia Sotomayor
    From the Library of Congress, legal opinions, writings, and confirmation documents of Justice Sotomayor, the first woman of color, the first Hispanic American, and first Latina appointed to the United States Supreme Court.