«Let your conduct be driven by the noble enjoyment raised from the magnificent landscape that is in front of the researcher, which rewards his efforts and insomnia».


Modesto Bargalló (1945).

In this section I share several historical sources, databases, catalogues and digital resources of interest found during my research work through the borderland between history and didactics of science.

Archives, catalogues and databases


COMIC. Commission of Scientific Instruments. Catalogue created by the Catalan Society for the History of Science and Technology and the López Piñero Inter-university Institute. Available here

Ibero-American Migratory Movements. Database co-ordinated by the Office of National Archives of the Spanish Ministry of Education, Culture and Sport to promote and facilitate access to documents on Spanish emigration to Ibero-america during the Modern Age. Available here 




Ciencia. Revista Hispano-americana de Ciencias Puras y Aplicadas. Issues from 1945 to 1975 (Spanish). Digitalized by the Spanish National Research Council.  Available here

Journal of Chemical Education. Issues since 1924. Available here.

Revista de Escuelas Normales. Issues from 1923 to 1970 (Spanish). Digitalized by the Spanish National Library. Available here.