Spain: Local and Regional History Sources

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A set of historical maps from Dr. Ronnie Ellenblum's Historic Cities
(Facsimiles).

A part of the Virtual Library for European History
Primary documentary materials interspersed chronologically with essays and commentaries.
(Antiquity to the present; transcriptions, facsimiles and commentaries)

Part of the national digital library of the Biblioteca Nacional, this section features digitized newspapers and journals.
La Hemeroteca Digital supone el inicio del proyecto “Biblioteca Digital Hispánica”, que tiene como objetivo la consulta y difusión pública a través de Internet del Patrimonio Bibliográfico Español conservado en la Biblioteca Nacional.
(1772-1933; facsimiles with transcriptions)
A rich list of other digitized historical press collections in Spain.
These include municipal and regional projects for Andalucia, Barcelona, Castilla-La Mancha, Catalonia (ARCA),
Catalonia (Joan Lluis Vives), Galicia, Gijon, and Girona.
A database of digitized Spanish press articles with unique items otherwise difficult to access.
Made available from holdings at public libraries and other institutions with assistance of the Ministry of Culture.
(1777 to the present; facsimiles)

Access to over a million digital objects from 121 repositories in Spain.
A project of the Ministry of Culture.
(Searchable database of documents, facsimiles, transcriptions, photos, sound recordings, etc.)
An annotated and growing list of Spanish rare books online.
A part of DigiSpain coordinated by Klaus Graf.
(Medieval to 19th century; facsimiles and transcriptions)
A collection of transcriptions of historical documents about Mallorca.
(13th-20th centuries; Catalan language transcriptions)
A collection of documents from Aragón.
(13th-20th centuries; Facsimiles)
Over 100 incunabula and 1700 books, all digitized by UCM.
Heavily representing medical history, but other topics as well.
After gratis registration, you have access to all materials.
(15th - 18th centuries; facsimiles)
A collection of thousands of Spanish digitized historical documents.
(13th-20th centuries; facsimiles of books, maps and manuscripts of all types)
A collection of thousands of historical documents from Valencia, some are available online.
(14th-20th centuries; facsimiles and transcriptions of books, maps and manuscripts of all types)
Collection of digital copies of rare books and manuscripts from the early modern period to the nineteenth century.
Also contains doctoral dissertations, e-books, pre-prints, articles, proceedings...
Digital facsimiles of around 1,000 manuscripts and books representing the Spanish cultural heritage.
Cosponsored by the Spanish Ministry of Culture and accessible by a simple or an advanced search.
A collection of transcriptions of historical documents about the city of Valladolid.
(19th-20th centuries; transcriptions)
A collection of Spanish digitized historical books about the city of Arganda.
(19th-20th centuries; facsimiles of books)

Images of Euskaldunak, the Basque people, in Europe and America.
A collection of the University of Nevada, Reno Libraries.
(Facsimile images)

A collection of digitized historical documents about democracy in Alicante.
(1936-2000; facsimiles)

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