Digital Primary Sources Subcommittee
SALALM SUBCOMMITTEE FOR DIGITAL PRIMARY RESOURCES
To improve discoverability of the increasing open access digital collections of primary resources in Latin American and Caribbean history maintained by SALALM affiliated institutions. Maintain a virtual meta-site that will gather these open access collections. Assist and collaborate with other subcommittees and groups within SALALM wishing to create similar initiatives.
- Discuss best approaches and practices to improve discoverability of open access historical collections.
- Recruit more open access history resources collections.
- Maintain meta-site and appropriately link it on the SALALM webpage.
- Publicize meta-site via LASA, WESS, LANIC, our own research guides, and explore other outreach efforts (various H-NET groups, etc.).
For further information contact: Christine Hernández (2017-2021) & Ana Ramírez Luhrs (2020-2023), Co-Chairs