Top 5 History of Latin America Resources

The links below represent the top five research sources in your discipline, as selected by the UCSD Library. Need help with your research? Ask a librarian!

Academic Search Complete [UCSD Only]
1980-present. From arts and the humanities to social sciences, science and technology. Indexes scholarly journals, general interest periodicals, newsmagazines - many with full text and images. [Full Description]

Handbook of Latin American Studies
1935-present. A bibliography of books, journal articles, proceedings in social sciences and humanities, edited by scholars selected by the Library of Congress [Full Description]

HAPI - Hispanic American Political Index [UCSD Only]
1970-present. Lists journal articles on Central and South America, Mexico, the Caribbean, the U.S.-Mexico border region, and Hispanics in the U.S. Thesaurus located at SSH Reference Desk F1408 .V345 2003 [Full Description]

Historical Abstracts [UCSD Only]
1954-present. International database for research on history of all regions (except the U.S. and Canada) from 1450 to the current decade. [Full Description]

JSTOR [UCSD Only]
Search by subject or browse full text of more than 500 scholarly journals in social sciences, humanities, and sciences, to their earliest issues. Many titles extend as far back as late 19th or early 20th centuries; most recent 3-5 years not included. [Full Description]

PAIS International (Public Affairs Information Service) [UCSD Only]
1972-present. Lists articles, books and government publications on issues of public policy, including politics, government, economy, marine policy, and law. Global scope. [Full Description]

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