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  • Academic Search Premier A Best Bet database
    Scholarly journal articles and popular magazines covering all topics. A great database for beginning searches. 1980s-present (dates may vary).
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  • Arte Público Hispanic Historical Collection: Series 1
    U.S. Hispanic history, literature and culture: including approximately 60,000 historical articles and texts of over 1,100 historical books on Hispanic literature and culture. Content is 80% Spanish and 20% English but searchable in both languages.
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  • Arte Público Hispanic Historical Collection: Series 2
    U.S. Hispanic history, literature and culture with a thematic focus on civil rights, religious thought, and the growing presence of women writers from the late 19th and 20th centuries.
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  • Columbia International Affairs Online (CIAO)
    Articles and reports on international affairs. Includes scholarly articles, papers from university research institutes and non-governmental organizations, foundation-funded research projects, and conference proceedings. 1991 - current.
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  • Digital National Security Archive – Latin American Collections (ProQuest)
    This database is the most comprehensive collection available of significant primary documents central to U.S.foreign and military policy since 1945. The Library has access to the Latin American collection set.
    Also Known As
    • DNSA
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  • Digitalia
    Digitalia is a collections of Spanish language e-books and journals. The content in this product covers both Spain and Latin America.
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  • EconLit through EbscoHOST
    Indexes the international literature on economics. Topics include economic development, forecasting, and history; fiscal and monetary theory; business and public finance; international, health care, regional and urban economics, and more. 1969-current.
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  • Films on Demand
    55 documentary films on various topics in the humanities and social sciences.
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  • Handbook of Latin American Studies (1936-1989)
    Annotated bibliography of articles in the humanities and social sciences
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  • Handbook of Latin American Studies (1990-present)
    Contains bibliographic records from volumes 50-64 of the Handbook of Latin American Studies. The database includes citations for books, journal articles, conference papers, and websites.
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  • HAPI (Hispanic American Periodicals Index) A Best Bet database
    Summarizes articles about Central America, South America, the Caribbean, Mexico, Brazil, and Hispanics/Latinos in the United States. International scope. Content mainly in Spanish with some English. 1970-current. 1970-current.
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  • JSTOR A Best Bet database
    Essential scholarly journals in many academic fields, especially arts, literature, humanities, and biology. Includes 19th-Century British Pamphlets. Some back to late 1800s; most recent 2-5 years not available.
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  • Latin American Newsstream
    Full text of over 40 Latin American newspapers and newswires covering international and Latin American regional topics.
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  • MLA International Bibliography
    Scholarly articles in literature and linguistics. Indexes over 6,000 national and international journals, as well as books, essay collections, working papers, proceedings, dissertations, and bibliographies. From the Modern Language Association. 1926-current; selective coverage 1886-.
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  • Political Science Complete (EBSCO) A Best Bet database
    Forrmerly ProQuest Worldwide Political Science Abstracts. Delivers nearly 700 full-text journals, 330 full-text reference books and monographs, and more than 47,000 full-text conference papers.
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  • Project MUSE A Best Bet database
    Full-text of over 200 journals in classics, education, history, literature, math, philosophy, politics, religion, and visual and performing arts. 1829 ebooks in the social sciences and humanities.
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  • Public Affairs Index
    Indexes journal articles, books, statistical yearbooks, conference proceedings, research reports and government documents world-wide on public affairs, political science, public administration, and international relations. Replaced PAIS 1/26/2017. 1915-current.
    Also Known As
    • PAIS International
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  • Referencia Latina
    Spanish-language database offering content from a variety of sources including encyclopedia entries, a collection of images, an atlas, health reports, a Spanish-English dictionary and full text for reference books and general interest magazines.
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  • Scopus
    Scholarly journal articles and conference papers on any topic in science, technology, medicine, social sciences, and arts & humanities. Includes cited references and h-index information. 1996-present for cited reference searching; partial coverage, without references, to 1823.
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  • Slavery, Abolition, and Social Justice
    Documents the history of slavery worldwide over six centuries with 16 key areas of focus, including slavery in the early Americas, the Middle Passage, slave testimony, resistance, the abolition movement, the Islamic world, and slavery today.
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  • SocINDEX with Full Text
    Scholarly journal articles on sociology and related social and behavioral sciences. Hundred of scholarly journals available in full text; hundreds of other journals indexed. 25,000 author profiles. Replaced ProQuest Sociological Abstracts. Coverage dates vary; 1895-present.
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