With their deep knowledge about CHC’s holdings and the access tools described below, CHC staff and faculty can help make your research experience more efficient.  Please Ask a Librarian or write to chc@miami.edu for assistance with your research.

To discover materials available in the Cuban Heritage Collection, use these search tools:

  • For Digital Collections – materials digitized from our collections or born digital – use the University of Miami Libraries Digital Collections portal.
  • Use the Library Catalog to search for printed or published texts, including books, pamphlets; periodicals (newspapers, magazines, journals, newsletters); government documents; dissertations; electronic resources; and microfilms.
  • Browse or search through our Finding Aids and Inventories for archival and manuscript materials, including  collections of personal papers and organizational records and other primary sources such as historical and literary manuscripts, letters, photographs, maps, posters, sound and video recordings, and ephemera.
  • Use our Research Guides to discover additional resources and for subject-based introductions to our holdings across formats.

To search for materials beyond those held at the University of Miami Libraries, refer to these sources: