Links

A list of useful links to archives and libraries online.

Biblioteca Nacional Digital da BNL

http://purl.pt/index/geral/PT/index.html

The digital library of the Portuguese national library. Plenty of material, mainly rare books, but some interesting manuscripts as well.

 

Biblioteca Nacional Hispánica – http://www.bne.es/es/Catalogos/BibliotecaDigitalHispanica/Inicio/index.html

Spanish digital library, gathers material from many different Spanish-speaking countries.

 

Portal de Archivos Españoles

http://pares.mcu.es/

Spanish government portal gathering material from various different archives in Spain, including the Archivo General de las Indias, in Sevilla.

 

Biblioteca Pedro Arrupe

http://librarsi.comune.palermo.it/polo/biblioteche-del-polo/biblioteca-pedro-arrupe/cataloghi/testi-su-gesuiti-e-la-compagnia-di-gesu-/

A precious site ran by the city of Palermo gathering PDFs of many Jesuit books, including rare materials and contemporary out of print books.

 

Post-Reformation Digital Library

http://www.prdl.org/index.php

A very thorough site on theological and philosophical rare books, gathered from large libraries, Google Books, and other web-based services.

 

Gregorian Archives Texts Editing (GATE)

http://gate.unigre.it/mediawiki/index.php/Main_page

A collaborative project developed by the Historical Archives of the Pontifical Gregorian University (APUG), it has more than more than 6,000 manuscripts written by Jesuits since 1551 until today.