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:

ABQ Free Press

Coalition for Prisoners' Rights Newsletters

CSWR - Course Materials

CSWR Digitized Books

CSWR Public Programs

CSWR Reference Tools

Digitized Audio and Video

Digitized Collections

Native American Oral History Program Interviews

Past Exhibits

People and Places Lecture Series

Spanish Colonial Research Center

The 1976 Women in New Mexico Exhibit by the American Association of University Women - New Mexico

UNM Black Alumni Oral History Collection

Willard Lecture Series