Portuguese and Lusophone

Portuguese resources

4. Virtual resources

4.3 humanities portals/sites

The European Library
This is the World Wide Web service of Europe's National Libraries represented in the Conference of European National Librarians (CENL). It offers information about all the National Libraries of Europe, their services and online exhibitions.

Humanities in Latin America
This belongs to LANIC (Latin American Network Information Center) and lists numerous web-sites devoted to architecture, art, history, languages, literature, music, performing arts and philosophy.

Universia.pt - O portal dos universitários
This site gives you access to many digital libraries of Portuguese universities.

Virtual Library for Medieval Studies
The Labyrinth provides free access to electronic resources in medieval studies through a server at Georgetown University. It includes a section devoted to Iberian texts (labelled 'Spanish', but several of the resources are pan-Iberian).

Biblioteca Virtual de Estudos Culturais
This virtual library belongs to Universidade Federal do Rio de Janeiro. It analyses and refers to sites of interest for students of contemporary culture, with particular attention to scientific activity and other areas of social life.

Contemporary Portuguese History Research Centre (CPHRC)
Created in 1998, the CPHRC is committed to use the global reach of the internet to provide a store of documentary material related to the history of the Portuguese Republic and to use new technology to facilitate and to promote the study of Portugal.

Comunidade dos Países de Língua Portuguesa (CPLP)
The Community of Portuguese Language Countries (CPLP) is an intergovernmental organization for friendship amongLusophone nations where Portuguese is an official language. Its member states are: Angola, Brazil, Cape Verde, Guinea-Bissau, Mozambique, Portugal, São Tomé and Príncipe and East-Timor.

Voice of the Shuttle
This is a database of humanities and humanities-related resources on the Internet. It contains general resources for Portuguese studies, Portuguese Literature, and Portuguese University Departments in the US. 














  • Neoteca - Banco de Datos de Neoloxismos da Universidade de Vigo. Baseada no Corpus Neo de Prensa Galega
  • Termoteca - Banco de Datos Terminolóxico da Universidade de Vigo. Baseado no Corpus Tecnico do Galego e no Corpus CLUVI.
  • Corpus CTG - Corpus Técnico do Galego. Corpus Tecnico do Galego anotado con morfoloxia e semantica lexica.