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Latin America and Latino/a Studies

This guide will help you find resources on Latin America and Latino/a Studies.



This guide includes major databases to help you find what you need.
Use the tabs to find background, articles, books, primary sources, etc.

A quick note about the categories:

  • Background Information includes encyclopedias, dictionaries, biographical sources, statistics & data, and other kinds of information that will give you an overview or context.
  • Class Guides provide deeper coverage of subject resources.

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