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Latin American Studies Research Guide

Select resources for researching Latin America and the Caribbean.

Find Articles @ LAL

The following databases contain Latin American content: 

These are just a few examples of The Latin American Library's journal subscriptions.  For online journals, click on "TU Link" to access the full text.

Looking for additional databases?

Access the Database Search Page (on Howard Tilton-Memorial Library's website) in order to search for databases of interest.

Search by category (i.e. arts), type (i.e. multimedia) or keywords.  Click on individual database names to find out about their holdings.  

LAL has hundreds of print and electronic journal subscriptions.  Use these tips to search the Library Catalog:

Like books, journals are assigned Subject Headings (controlled vocabulary keywords) when cataloged. Click on different Subject Heading searches below to try it out.  Try switching up the country and region specific words below to match up these suggested searches with your own interests.

Arts -- Latin America -- Periodicals
Humanities -- Latin America -- Periodicals
Latin America -- Economic Conditions -- Periodicals
Political Science -- Latin America -- Periodicals
Social Science -- Latin America -- Periodicals 

Find an article that isn't available full text?  Sign in (with your Tulane ID and password) to Tulane's Interlibrary Loan and request the article!  We can obtain a copy from another library and send it your way.  

Inter-Library Loan is free service.  In addition to journal articles, you can order books, microfilm, dissertations and theses as well as government documents.  Questions?  Write the Inter Library Loan department at ill@tulane.edu.

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