Related links

Paleography and Transcriptions

Standards for Transcription (Villanova)

Lowcountry Digital Library Transcription Manual

16th-Century Paleography in Spain and New World

Spanish Paleography Tool (CUNY)


African Origins

Bibliography of Slavery and World Slaving

Slave Biographies

Yale Slavery and Abolition Portal


Práticas religiosas na Costa da Mina


Seminario permanente de historia: Africanos y afrodescendientes en América

North America

Archdiocese of New Orleans Baptismal Records

Early California Population Project

Freedom on the Move

From Slavery to Freedom: The African American Pamphlet Collection, 1822-1909 (Library of Congress)

The Geography of Slavery in Virginia

Race & Slavery Petitions Project

Texas Slavery Project

Voices from the Days of Slavery


Center for the Study of Slavery and Justice (Brown)

The Gilder Lehrman Center for the Study of Slavery, Resistance, and Abolition (Yale)

Wilberforce Institute for the Study of Slavery and Emancipation (University of Hull)

Partner Institutions and Projects

Escravidão Africana nos Arquivos Eclesiásticos (Universidade Federal Fluminense)

The Harriet Tubman Institute for Research on the Global Migrations of African Peoples

Hutchins Center for African & African American Research

The Liberated Africans Project

Slave Voyages

Related Resources

African Diaspora Archaeology Network

Digital Archaeological Archive of Comparative Slavery

Libraries and Collections

The Slavery Image Database

Laboratório de História Oral e Imagem (Brazilian Churches)

University of Florida Map & Imagery Library

Arquivo Nacional (Brazil)

Center for Research Libraries: Digital Collections

Digital Library on American Slavery

International Seminar on the History of the Atlantic World,1500-1825 (Harvard)

John Carter Brown Library

PARES: Portal de archivos españoles (See also Taming PARES, an English-language guide to this database)

Jean and Alexander Heard Libraries (Vanderbilt)

Vanderbilt Special Collections and University Archives