For TeachersBatangas History, Culture & Folklore is a web site which can be a rich source of reading materials to enhance your lessons about the province of Batangas or local community life; or to direct your students to for additional readings after discussions inside the classroom. The articles are well-researched with resources and annotations provided at the end of each page, linked whenever possible. The articles are also conveniently categorized by topic. Help yourselves to the pages categorized by historical eras using the navigation menu at the top of this page.
There is also a wide assortment of primary and secondary documents transcribed from non-OCR (optical character recognition) sources which cannot ordinarily be accessed and made available by most search engines. At Batangas History, Culture & Folklore, the pages appear in search engine queries because they are primarily text-based and most have been indexed by the leading search engines.
For Students and ResearchersBecause Batangas History may not necessarily be considered by your school as a typical scholarly web site, it may not be a good idea to directly cite articles from it in your research papers. It may be a good idea to check with your teacher or professor before doing so. Where possible, links to some excellent source materials are provided at the bottom of each article. You may wish to follow through to these materials for your further readings; and many of these can be cited first- or second-hand resources. Furthermore, the historical articles you will find in this web site are wide-ranging and can be used to think up other topics for further research. This site is an ongoing endeavor, so it will be a good idea to keep coming back for new materials.
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