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== Getting started with Dominican Republic research  ==
 
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The Dominican Republic is a country occupying the eastern two-thirds of Hispaniola Island in the&nbsp; West Indies, while the western third of the island is occupied by the nation of Haiti.<ref>Dominican Republic - Wikipedia: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Dominican_Republic [accessed December 28, 2011]</ref> Hispaniola Island is one of the Greater Antilles Islands on the northern edge of the Caribbean Sea helping to separate it from the North Atlantic Ocean. The island lies between Cuba on the west and Puerto Rico on the east. See the&nbsp;[https://www.cia.gov/library/publications/the-world-factbook/geos/dr.html CIA ''World Factbook'']<span> article about the Domincan Repulic.&nbsp;</span>  
 
The Dominican Republic is a country occupying the eastern two-thirds of Hispaniola Island in the&nbsp; West Indies, while the western third of the island is occupied by the nation of Haiti.<ref>Dominican Republic - Wikipedia: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Dominican_Republic [accessed December 28, 2011]</ref> Hispaniola Island is one of the Greater Antilles Islands on the northern edge of the Caribbean Sea helping to separate it from the North Atlantic Ocean. The island lies between Cuba on the west and Puerto Rico on the east. See the&nbsp;[https://www.cia.gov/library/publications/the-world-factbook/geos/dr.html CIA ''World Factbook'']<span> article about the Domincan Repulic.&nbsp;</span>  
  
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== Si usted entiende español  ==
 
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<span>Le invitamos a buscar información en español en la página de República Dominicana en el wiki de FamilySearch español. También le invitamos a compartir información útil allí: [https://wiki.familysearch.org/es/República_Dominicana https://wiki.familysearch.org/es/República_Dominicana]
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Le invitamos a buscar información en español en la página de República Dominicana en el wiki de FamilySearch español. También le invitamos a compartir información útil allí. Véase el enlace en la parte inferior de la página.  
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The [http://www.agn.gov.do/ website for the Archives of the Dominican Republic] is in Spanish with no option to be displayed in English, but it appears they at least have a catalog of materials available and may have some online data.&nbsp; There is an email address provided for inquiries.
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*Research Resource:&nbsp; [http://net.lib.byu.edu/fslab/researchoutlines/LatinAmerica/DominicanRepublic.pdf BYU Research Outline for Dominican Repulic]
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*Research Resource:&nbsp; [http://net.lib.byu.edu/fslab/researchoutlines/LatinAmerica/DominicanRepublic.pdf BYU Locality Analysis for Dominican Republic]
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*Listing of all [https://www.familysearch.org/search/collection/list#page=1&countryId=1927011 records collections for the Dominican Republic] available on FamilySearch.org
  
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Getting started with Dominican Republic research

The Dominican Republic is a country occupying the eastern two-thirds of Hispaniola Island in the  West Indies, while the western third of the island is occupied by the nation of Haiti.[1] Hispaniola Island is one of the Greater Antilles Islands on the northern edge of the Caribbean Sea helping to separate it from the North Atlantic Ocean. The island lies between Cuba on the west and Puerto Rico on the east. See the CIA World Factbook article about the Domincan Repulic. 

See the tutorials in FamilySearch.org pertaining to Latin American research.

Si usted entiende español

Le invitamos a buscar información en español en la página de República Dominicana en el wiki de FamilySearch español. También le invitamos a compartir información útil allí. Véase el enlace en la parte inferior de la página.

Jurisdictions

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Dominican Republic Archives

The website for the Archives of the Dominican Republic is in Spanish with no option to be displayed in English, but it appears they at least have a catalog of materials available and may have some online data.  There is an email address provided for inquiries.

Research Tools

Wiki articles describing these collections are found at:

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Help Wanted

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  1. Dominican Republic - Wikipedia: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Dominican_Republic [accessed December 28, 2011]