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Open Access Sources
SURFACE, the Syracuse University Research Facility And Collaborative Environment, is a full-text, multi-media online database that provides open access to the extensive and diverse array of scholarly, professional, scientific, and creative output produced at Syracuse University.
Latin American Open Archives Portal <http://lanic.utexas.edu/project/laoap/>
The Latin American Open Archives Portal is a project of the Latin Americanist Research Resources Project - LARRP, in collaboration with the Latin American Network Information Center - LANIC, to improve access to social sciences grey literature produced in Latin America.
Directory of Open Access Journals (DOAJ)
The aim of DOAJ is to increase the visibility and ease of use of open access scientific and scholarly journals thereby promoting their increased usage and impact.
Core and related databases for Latin American Studies
Use the Database tab in the red box on the SU Libraries' web site and click on the "browse databases" link. This will lead you to a page where the databases are arranged into broad subject areas.
On that page, scroll down to the Social Sciences and click on the "Latin American Studies" link. That will lead you to a list of the databases on Latin American Studies:
Index to materials on Mexican-American topics 1960 to the present, produced by the Ethnic Studies Library at the University of California, Berkeley. Includes coverage of Latinx experience, Cuban Americans, and Central American immigrants,
Dialnet - Universidad de la Rioja
Spanish-language journals covering the arts, humanities, social sciences, sciences, technology, and law. Access provided by the Universidad de La Rioja in Spain.
Books and journals in Spanish, French, Portuguese, and Catalan covering arts, humanities, social sciences and sciences.
Newspapers, magazines, and journals published by ethnic and minority presses.
Index to articles, book reviews, documents, literary works, covering Latin America, the Caribbean, Hispanics and Latinos in the United States; a project of the Latin American Institute, University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA).
HLAS Online: Handbook of Latin American Studies
Handbook of Latin American Studies providing an index to social science and humanities publications in the field of Latin American studies.
Plays, prose, and poetry by Chicano, Cuban, Puerto Rican, Dominican and other Latin writers.
Other Related Databases
Economist Intelligence Unit
Reports, analysis, and data from the Economist Intelligence Unit related to the industries, and the economy in numerous countries.
Full-text archive of scholarly publications, including ebooks, in mathematics, science, the arts and humanities, and the social sciences.
MLA International Bibliography (EBSCO)
Modern Language Association bibliography of publications related to language, literature, folklore, and linguistics.
Journals in the humanities, social sciences, and mathematics, published by Johns Hopkins University Press.
Abstracts and citations of journals, books, conference proceedings, and patents covering science, technology, medicine, social sciences, and arts and humanities.