This is the "Bienvenidos!" page of the "Introduction to Latin American Studies" guide.
Alternate Page for Screenreader Users
Skip to Page Navigation
Skip to Page Content

Introduction to Latin American Studies  

This guide is intended to be a one-stop starting point to guide you on the annotated bibliography for Introduction to Latin American Studies (Joy Hayes, Fall 2013).
Last Updated: Feb 5, 2014 URL: http://guides.lib.uiowa.edu/introlas Print Guide Email Alerts
Bienvenidos! Print Page
  Search: 
 

Citation Help

  • Purdue Online Writing Lab (OWL)
    Purdue OWL has great quick guides to formatting citations in MLA, APA, and Chicago styles, as well as tips on effective writing.
 

Smart Search

The University of Iowa Libraries
institution = University of Iowa Librariesinstitution code = UIOWA
 

Request Materials

Interlibrary Loan/Article Delivery Request System

Request a book, photocopy of an article or book chapter, view/modify outstanding requests, renew checked out items, and view request history.

Need more?

Want to try other sources not listed here?  Check these guides for suggestions.

 

...

Museo de Arte Contemporaneo de RosarioMuseo de Arte Contemporáneo de Rosario, Argentina (July 2011).  Source: Lisa Gardinier.

Important Databases

  • HAPI: Hispanic American Periodicals Index  Icon
    HAPI contains citations to articles published since 1970 in more than 500 scholarly journals treating Latin American or U.S. Hispanic topics. Coverage includes Spanish, Portuguese, English, French, German and Italian language articles.
  • Communication and Mass Media Complete  Icon  Icon
    Combines CommSearch (formerly produced by the National Communication Association (NCA)), and Mass Media Articles Index (formerly produced by Pennsylvania State University).
  • Ethnic NewsWatch  Icon
    Ethnic NewsWatch is an interdisciplinary, bilingual (English and Spanish) and comprehensive full text database of the newspapers, magazines and journals of the ethnic, minority and native press. [Not compatible with Internet Explorer 9]
  • Historical Abstracts  Icon  Icon
    Historical Abstracts offers coverage of world history, from 1450 onward, outside the US and Canada. (The companion index for those countries is America: History and Life). Historical Abstracts provides citations with abstracts to articles in over 1,700 journals, published 1954 to the present. It also contains bibliographic citations to books and dissertations.
  • FRANCIS  Icon
    ProQuest no longer carries this database.
 

How do I find books and e-books?

Watch this short video for a quick tutorial on using the University of Iowa Libraries' Smart Search.

Books from Beyond the University of Iowa

The SmartSearch box above will first return results from the University of Iowa Libraries.  It will also offer to search UBorrow if you didn't find what you're looking for.  Materials requested through UBorrow will arrive and be available for your use in about a week.  When searching WorldCat, use the Interlibrary Loan/Article Delivery Request System link in the left column of this guide.

  • WorldCat.org  Icon
    WorldCat will help you find books from many libraries in the United States, plus some libraries worldwide.
  • Uborrow  Icon
    Search over 90 million books from the collections of 13 research libraries, request, and receive within a week.

Subject Guide

Profile Image
Lisa Gardinier
Contact Info
Latin American & Iberian Studies Librarian
lisa-gardinier@uiowa.edu
Send Email
 

Google Scholar

Google Scholar

For off-campus use set your Scholar Preferences (Library Links) to The University of Iowa.

 

Google Books




Selected Reference Sources

Description

Loading  Loading...

Tip