Tutt Library Research Guides
Here are a few subject searches on Latin American history during the colonial period. Browse a bigger list here.
When the materials you want are not available in TIGER or Prospector, you can search libraries nationwide using WorldCat and request items through Interlibrary Loan.
Project Gutenberg provides access to electronic texts of many works related to Anthropology and American Indians.
Check out the South America Bookshelf for some examples!
For another example, see A Brief Account of the Destruction of the Indies by Bartolomé de las Casas
Tiger, the CC library catalog, will tell you what we own (books, DVDs, CDs, etc.) or subscribe to (journals, databases, etc.) at Colorado College. It will not help you find articles in journals.
Search Google to find keywords related to your topic.