Selected Hispanic and Latino Web Sites

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General Resources | Business | Culture and Entertainment | Education and Employment | Political and Advocacy Groups | Professional Organizations
Last reviewed: August 22, 2012

Algo de los sitios que sigue son en español también. Para ver la versión española haga clic "En español."

General Resources

Azteca/Mexica Web Page
Cultural, historical and community resources for Mexican-Americans. Includes U.S. immigration information.
http://www.mexica.net/

Celebrating Hispanic Heritage
Information on the Hispanic American experience with biographies, activities, important dates and timelines.
http://www.gale.com/free_resources/chh/index.htm

The Hispanic Population
U.S. Census Bureau survey of the Hispanic community from age to income. Breakdown by ethnicity.
http://www.census.gov/population/hispanic/

Latin American Network Information Center (LANIC)
The University of Texas gateway to information on Latin American countries and topics such as the military, travel and higher education.
http://lanic.utexas.edu/

Latin World
A search engine for Iberoamerica and the Caribbean. Includes a Latin American virtual newstand and LatinWorld Kids. In Spanish and English.
http://www.latinworld.com/

Business

Hispanic Association on Corporate Responsibility (HACR)
Serves as a liaison between corporations and Hispanic communities.
http://www.hacr.org/

Hispanic Business Magazine
Official site of Hispanic Business Magazine with news, market research, statistics and listing of jobs, resumes and events.
http://www.hispanicbusiness.com/

Minority & Women Owned Businesses Searchable Database
Sponsored by New York State's division of Empire State Development. Locate minority-owned businesses in New York state by region, gross sales, SIC codes, gross sales and product types.
http://www.nylovesmwbe.ny.gov/cf/search.cfm

Minority Business Entrepreneur magazine
Bi-monthly magazine on minority and women-owned businesses. Table of contents and subscription information.
http://www.mbemag.com/

Small Business Administration's Minority-Owned and Woman-Owned Business Directory
Find Federally-certified minority-owned and woman-owned businesses throughout the country.
http://www.sba8a.com/

U.S. Hispanic Chamber of Commerce
The U.S. Hispanic Chamber of Commerce promotes opportunities for Hispanic businesses and provides access to legislative, political and technical issues which effect these businesses.
http://www.ushcc.com/

Culture and Entertainment

Association of Hispanic Arts
Information for Latino/Latina artists and about Latino/Latina art and art organizations.
http://www.latinoartsinc.org/home.htm

Batanga: Latin Music Internet Radio | En español
A source for a wide variety of Latin music genres. Includes interviews, reviews, videoclips, and radio broadcast links.
http://www.batanga.com/en/

El Boricua
A monthly bilingual, cultural publication for Puerto Ricans.
http://www.elboricua.com/

Hispano Music and Culture of the Northern Rio Grande: The Juan B. Rael Collection
An online presentation of a multi-format ethnographic field collection documenting religious and secular music of Spanish-speaking residents of rural Northern New Mexico and Southern Colorado.
http://memory.loc.gov/ammem/rghtml/rghome.html

Hispanic Vista
Articles on Hispanic culture updated every week.
http://www.hispanicvista.com/

Latina Online
Online version of this popular magazine. In Spanish and English.
http://www.latina.com/

Hispanic Studies Subject Guide
This Hispanic Studies (Languages, Literatures, and Cultures) subject guide from the University at Albany Libraries lists relevant resources, research guides, and collections at the University at Albany.
http://library.albany.edu/subject/hispanicstudies

MoLAA
The Museum of Latin American Art features the works of Latin American artists.
http://www.molaa.com/

Salsa & Merengue
Available in English and Spanish, this site contains information on the Latin genres of salsa and merengue including history and a glossary of terms.
http://www.salsa-merengue.co.uk/revealit/explode.html

Vista Magazine
"The magazine for all hispanics."
http://www.vistamagazine.com/

Zona Latina
This site offers news from Latin America's media industry, plus hundreds of links to TV and radio stations, magazines and newspapers.
http://www.zonalatina.com/

Education and Employment

Hispanic Scholarship Fund, Inc.
The Hispanic Scholarship Fund is the nation's largest provider of college financial aid to Latino students. This site contains scholarship information and college planning materials for students and parents.
http://www.hsf.net/default.aspx

IMDiversity
IMDiversity provides job leads and career information to all members of minority groups in the United States.
http://www.imdiversity.com/

Minority On-Line Information Service (MOLIS)
MOLIS is a database which contains a user's guide, searchable index of scholarships and fellowships, current events and a map containing links to institutions such as historically Black colleges, .
http://www.molis.org/

Saludos
Saludos is a career and Education magazine encouraging Hispanic youth to strive for excellence in both career and academic pursuits.
http://www.saludos.com/

Political and Advocacy Groups

ASPIRA
Non-profit organization that aims to empower Latino youth through education and leadership development.
http://www.aspira.org/

El Centro de la Raza
Policy details, articles and links to resources from this Seattle-based Chicano and Latino civil rights organization.
http://www.elcentrodelaraza.com/

LatinoJustice PRLDEF (Puerto Rican Legal Defense and Education Fund)
The PRLDEF (Puerto Rican Legal Defense Fund) provides legal advice to Latinos in the fields of civil rights, employment rights, housing rights, immigrant rights, legal education, school equity, and voting rights.
http://latinojustice.org/

League of United Latin American Citizens (LULAC)
Fights for education, employment and civil rights.
http://lulac.org/

Mexican American Legal Defense and Educational Fund (MALDEF)
A civil rights organization.
http://www.maldef.org/

National Council of La Raza
Works to reduce poverty and discrimination and improve life opportunities for Hispanic Americans through policy and programs.
http://www.nclr.org/

National Puerto Rican Coalition
Umbrella organization advocating social and economic development.
http://www.bateylink.org/

Pew Hispanic Center
Resource for the improvement of understanding of the diverse Hispanic population in the United States and to chronicle Latinos' growing impact on the nation.
http://www.pewhispanic.org/

Tomás Rivera Policy Institute
Conducts and publishes research on current issues of concern in the nation's Latino communities.
http://www.trpi.org

Professional Organizations

Association of Latino Professionals in Finance and Accounting (ALPFA)
Information for Hispanic students, accountants and CPAs to enhance their professional capabilities.
http://www.alpfa.org/

Hispanic National Bar Association
Information in national conventions, regional news, employment sources and member information.
http://www.hnba.com/

The National Association of Hispanic Journalists (NAHJ)
The National Association of Hispanic Journalists (NAHJ) is dedicated to the recognition and professional advancement of Hispanics in the news industry. Its members include working journalists, journalism students, other media-related professionals and journalism educators.
http://nahj.org/

National Society of Hispanic MBAs
Hispanic business network with information on scholarships, careers, conferences and programs.
http://www.nshmba.org/

Society for Advancement of Chicanos and Native Americans in Science (SACNAS)
Promotes education and employment.
http://www.sacnas.org/

The Society of Hispanic Professional Engineers
Promotes Hispanics in engineering, math and science.
http://www.shpe.org

Society of Mexican American Engineers and Scientists
Employment opportunities and college scholarships.
http://www.maes-natl.org/

Last Updated: February 26, 2014