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Latin American Studies

Use these core databases (ranked in order of relevance) to find articles in the field of Latin American Studies. If you need additional help selecting an article database for your topic, contact us for assistance.

Top Resources

  1. Bibliography on social sciences and humanities topics on Latin America.
  2. Covers research in linguistics, language and speech, language and hearing pathology.

Other Resources

  1. Multidisciplinary index to academic & popular journals.
  2. Latin America and Caribbean social science virtual library
  3. All World Development Reports since 1978 in one convenient, cross-searchable website
  4. Index to economics journals and working papers.
  5. By Institute of Development Studies, University of Sussex (U.K). Includes research & policy documents on ageing, population, climate change, corporate social responsibility, debt relief, food security, gender, globalization, health and more.
  6. Indexes over 1,900 environmental journals, with fulltext access to about 750. Also available is fulltext access to over 200 monographs.
  7. Full-text data on archaeological traditions from around the world. Text is subject-indexed for quick information retrieval.
  8. Source documents on cultures of the world.
  9. identifies the best available scholarship across a wide variety of subjects. Online index to bibliographies in Cinema, Classics, Communication, Criminology, Ecology,Linguistics, Literary Theory, Philosophy, Political science, Public Health, Renaissance & Reformation, Victorian Literature, etc. with a bibliographical essay on sources.
  10. This database is the world’s most comprehensive collection of dissertations and theses from around the world, spanning from 1743 to the present day.
  11. Access to research methods online from books and numerous reference sources.
  12. Streaming videos on tutorials, interviews, video case studies, and mini-documentaries covering the entire research process. Also includes areas such as writing a research proposal, planning and designing a research project and securing ethical approval. Practical skills such as project management, writing for publication, presenting work, and building networks are also presented in explanatory videos.
  13. This full-text resource provides access to a wide assortment of the most important English-language social science journals.
  14. Theoretical and applied sociology, social science, and policy science.
  15. Indexes core journal articles, conference proceedings, and other resources in the sciences, social sciences, arts, and humanities, can be used for citation analysis of research. A citation index contains the references cited by the authors of the publications covered by the index. You can use these references to do a cited reference search. This type of search enables you to find works that cite a previously published work.
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