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Latin American Studies: Online Resources

Latin American Studies: Online Resources

Databases

Chicano Database (5 concurrent users only) - Citations to articles and reference resources relating to the Chicano and broader Latino experience. Updated quarterly. EBSCOhost product.

Digitalia - eBooks and eJournals published in Spain, the Caribbean, and Latin America. Includes publications in both English and Spanish and in a wide variety of subject areas.

EthnicNewsWatch (ENW) -coverage from 1990- current. News from ethnic, minority, and native press in America. Major area of focus is ethnic area studies, but also covers arts, business, education, environment, history, journalism, political science, and sociology. Offered through ProQuest.

EthnicNewsWatch: A History (ENWH) - coverage from 1959-1989. News from ethnic, minority, and native press in America. Major area of focus is ethnic area studies, but also covers arts, business, education, environment, history, journalism, political science, and sociology. Offered through ProQuest.

Hispanic American Newspapers (Series 1) 1808-1980 - One of America's Historical Newspapers collections. Hispanic American Newspapers, 1808-1980 is a compilation of Spanish-language newspapers printed in the U.S. during the 19th and 20th centuries. The collection features many titles, including many published bilingually in Spanish and English.

Hispanic Digitalia - eBooks and eJournals published in Spain, the Caribbean, and Latin America. Includes publications in both English and Spanish and in a wide variety of subject areas.

Latin American Newsletters (5 concurrent users only.) - Since 1967, Latin American Newsletters (LAN) has been acknowledged as the foremost source of intelligence on political and economic developments in Latin America and the Caribbean. Read by business executives, the financial services sector, government officials and leading academics alike, LAN's comprehensive range of print and online resources offers subscribers a reliable, accurate and timely source of insight into key events that shape the region. 5 concurrent users. Please log out when you leave the database.

Latin American Newspapers (5 concurrent users only.) - Latin American Newspapers includes approximately 35 fully searchable newspapers printed throughout Latin America in the 19th and 20th centuries. Part of World Newspaper Archive from Newsbank.

Mexican Cinema - Collection of popular movie periodicals from the archives of Filmoteca de la UNAM in Mexico City. Also included digitized film flyers and access to the scrap books of Fernando de Fuentes (1894-1958), one of the leading Latin-American filmmakers to this day.

Patrologia Latina - Covers the works of the Latin Fathers from Tertullian around 200 AD to the death of Pope Innocent III in 1216. In 221 volumes, it covers most major and minor Latin authors, and contains the most influential works of late ancient and early medieval theology, philosophy, history, and literature. Offered through Proquest/Chadwyck-Healey.

PRISMA (Publicaciones y Revistas Sociales y Humanisticas) - Full-text scholarly journals in the social sciences and humanities for the interdisciplinary academic study of Hispanic and Latin America, and the Caribbean Basin. Offering key titles indexed in the Hispanic American Periodicals Index (HAPI),PRISMA features Spanish, Portuguese and English language content.

Teatro Espanol del Siglo de Oro - Contains hundreds of works from The Golden Age (1500-1700), the crowning glory of Spain's intellectual and artistic achievements, providing digital access to full-text works by 16 major authors, including Lope de Vega, Miguel de Cervantes, Calderon de la Barca, and Tirso de Molina.


Web Sites

Latin American Series (University of Pittsburgh Press) - The Pitt Latin American Studies series began in 1968. Since then PLAS has grown to include a wide array of distinguished books from a variety of disciplinary, ideological, and methodological perspectives on every aspect of Latin American politics, society, economics, and culture - with particular strength in the disciplines of politics and history. PLAS continues to thrive even as it is poised to begin its fifth decade.

General Online Databases - Use the links below to find more information in this subject area

Online Books and Catalogs
Online Video Resources
Journal / Magazine Article Databases
Newspaper Article Databases
Reference Databases