Center for Southwest Research
Welcome! The Center for Southwest Research (CSWR) specializes in interdisciplinary subjects relating to New Mexico, the Southwestern U.S., Mexico and Latin America, as well as rare materials from around the world. Our strengths include Native American, Chicano/Hispano, Spanish Colonial, and environmental history, plus a wide range of locally published and archival materials documenting the region.


Browse the Center for Southwest Research Collections:

CSWR Digitized Books

CSWR Reference Tools

Selected Images from the Albuquerque Tricentennial Exhibit

Spanish Colonial Research Center