The literature section of the Biblioteca Virtual Miguel de Cervantes comprises thousands of digitised works spanning different literary genres, including literary history. The catalogue includes Spanish and Latin American novels, plays, poetry and literary criticism from the Biblioteca Nacional de España, the Real Academia de la Lengua, other academies, Latin American national libraries, and a range of publishers.
CVC is the online portal of the Instituto Cervantes, an organisation that promotes the diffusion of Spanish and Latin American language and culture across the world. This site brings together information about online journals, books and conference proceedings. Although it appears slightly eclectic, there is a wealth of useful information here which is definitely worth exploring.
The literature page of LANIC is divided into categories of general resources, journals and magazines and international resources, including lists of literary awards. The lists of resources by country are particularly useful for locating specific material.
“Genealogy of the Bible,” a 35-foot scroll and manuscript dating from approximately 1470-1479 is now available online. The ornate manuscript depicts the history of the world from Creation to 1380, tracing the genealogy of individuals from the Bible to the royal houses of France and England, and weaving in biblical stories alongside Roman and Greek history.
Electronic Book Review (ebr) is an open-access, peer-reviewed journal of critical writing produced and published by the emergent digital literary network. ebr threads include essays addressing a wide range of topics across the arts, sciences, and humanities. Our editors are particularly interested in critically savvy, in-depth work addressing the digital future of literature, theory, criticism, and the arts.