El Mercurio de McCoy

20 migrants sailed from Puerto de Mariel in Cuba on May 23, trying to reach the United States. When their boat capsized about 18 miles southwest of Key West, the group became separated, and eight survivors were rescued from the water … Continue Reading »

Biblioteca Digital Puertorriqueña 

The Puerto Rican Digital Library at the University of Puerto Rico has a variety of online resources to aid in teaching. Highlights include editorial cartoons, posters, the Santiago Iglesias Pantín Worker Documentation Center (CDOSIP), rare books, and rare maps. The rare maps collection in particular is spectacular, … Continue Reading »

Latin American Children’s Book Creators

Perhaps you know that CLACS is organizing a summer 2021 virtual series on Latin American Children’s Book Creators. Our presenters have won a variety of awards including the Astrid Lindgren Memorial Award, the Hans Christian Andersen Award, and the Premio Iberoamericano SM de … Continue Reading »