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Chicana/o-Latina/o Studies

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America: History and Life

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  • Scholarly Sources
  • Vendor: EBSCOhost

Scholarship (articles, books, dissertations and book reviews) about US and Canadian history

Chicano Database

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  • Vendor: EBSCOhost

Main database for identifying research literature in the social sciences and humanities about Chicanx/Latinx communities.

Handbook of Latin American Studies

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  • Reference Sources | Scholarly Sources
  • Vendor: Library of Congress

Main database for identifying research literature on historical and emerging issues pertinent to the study of Latin America. Covers social sciences and humanities topics in alternate years. No direct linking to Claremont holdings for pre-1990 items.

HAPI: Hispanic American Periodicals Index

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  • Newspapers & News Sources | Scholarly Sources
  • Vendor: UCLA

Citations for scholarly articles about Latin America, the Caribbean, and Hispanics/Latinos in the US. Coverage 1970-present.

Border and Migration Studies Online

  • Primary Sources (Archival)
  • Vendor: Alexander Street Press

Primary source documents, archives, films, and ephemera related to significant border areas and events from the 19th - 21st centuries.

Dissertations & Theses Global

  • Dissertations & Theses | Scholarly Sources
  • Vendor: ProQuest

Dissertations and theses from 1861 - present from US, UK and Irish academic institutions. Many are full text.

Ethnic Newswatch

  • Newspapers & News Sources | Popular Sources | Primary Sources (Archival) | Scholarly Sources
  • Vendor: ProQuest

Full text articles from newspapers, magazines, and journals of the ethnic and minority press. Covers 1960-present

LAPOP Latin American Public Opinion Project

  • Data & Statistics
  • Vendor: Vanderbilt University

Surveys analyzing public perceptions of the role of government, political tolerance, citizen participation, and corruption among other issues. Current data is available on from the website.
For 1998 - 2003 data, contact the library to get the spreadsheets emailed to you:

Latin American News Digest

  • Newspapers & News Sources
  • Vendor: LA News Digest

Summaries and analysis of aggregated news coverage across the Latin American region, by topic.

Latino American Experience

(American Mosaic)
  • Primary Sources (Archival) | Reference Sources
  • Vendor: ABC-CLIO

Reference and primary sources covering the history and culture of the people, issues and events that shaped this vital region during the 19th and early 20th centuries. Featuring titles from Argentina, Brazil, Chile, Cuba, Guatemala, Mexico, Peru, Venezuela and a dozen other countries.

Primary sources include: editorials, legislative information, letters, poetry, advertisements, obituaries and other items. Includes historical newspapers published in Latin America and South Asia.

Latino Literature

  • E-books | Primary Sources (Archival)
  • Vendor: Alexander Street Press

Includes novels, short stories, poetry and plays inspired by the intersection of cultures between the United States and six different countries and regions that constitute the Latino world. The majority of the works are in English with selected works of particular importance presented in Spanish. 19th century to present.

Latinobarómetro : opinion pública Latinoamericana

  • Data & Statistics
  • Vendor: Latinobarometer

An annual public opinion survey that highlights the opinions, attitudes, behaviors and values of the Latin American region as it relates to economic and political policies, the environment, gender and discrimination topics and issues, and much more. Latinobarometro Report is also published on the website's "Press" section.

Project MUSE

  • E-books | Scholarly Sources
  • Vendor: Johns Hopkins University

Includes journal articles from 40 scholarly publishers in the fields of literature and criticism, history, the visual and performing arts, cultural and ethnic studies, education, political science, gender studies, economics, and many others.

Sociological Abstracts

  • Scholarly Sources
  • Vendor: ProQuest

This is the primary database for sociology. Journal articles, dissertations, and conference proceedings, 1974-present.

Women's Studies International

  • Scholarly Sources
  • Vendor: EBSCOhost

Citations and links to full text of scholarly books and articles on gender and women's studies.

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