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Puerto Rican and Latino Studies: Research

Starting Points for Research in Puerto Rican and Latino Studies

Looking to learn more about Puerto Rico and Latin America so you can choose a paper topic? The free Enciclopedia de Puerto Rico is a work in progress that covers a range of topics in English, or try the Rand Center for Latin American Policy for current events topics. "The Center for Latin American Social Policy (CLASP) is dedicated to improving the well-being of the Latin American population and conducts objective, independent research on topics relevant to Latin Americans living and working at home and in the United States."

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Databases for Puerto Rican and Latino Studies

Primary Sources for Puerto Rican and Latino Studies

Books Recently Added to the Collection

Video & Audio Resources for Puerto Rican and Latino Studies


Research Gateways for Puerto Rican and Latino Studies

Latin American Network Information Center (LANIC)

Political Database of the Americas

Redalyc Sociales - more than 600 open access, Spanish Language social science journals from Latin America; searchable by country, subject and institution

Contact for Puerto Rican and Latino Studies

Beth Evans
Brooklyn College Library
Room 148
2900 Bedford Avenue
Brooklyn, NY 11210