Portal de Archivos Españoles

Use

A simple and an advanced search facilities are present to retrieve records. Also available is a user guide to exploit such facilities, with an overall fair level of usability and a basic outline. Limited downloading and on-screen saving is possible.

Searchability

Both simple and advanced search facilities are available, providing many relevant entries within the database (sometimes even hundreds of entries)

Downloading

The vast majority of available documents can be saved directly on-screen or downloaded in pdf format

Navigational Aids

Due to its simple archive structure, navigation is quite intuitive and does not require any particular help. A short video presentation of the on-going project is available in the homepage. A user guide is also provided, as html pages and as a pdf file for downloading

User Friendliness

Aiming at the general public, this website provides a fair level of usability and its basic outline is more than sufficient even for first-time users, although an in-depth search in the archives requires a certain skill