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Latin American History: Home

An introductory guide to sources for Latin American history.

Purpose of this guide

This guide is intended for students and researchers studying Latin American History at the University of Oxford, although students and researchers from any field may find it useful.

Use this guide to find out about books and online resources for Latin American History, including ebooks, ejournals, bibliographic databases.

Finding books for Latin American Studies

Oxford has a wide range of ebooks for Latin American History and printed books, including the collections in the Bodleian Latin American Centre Library.  For more detailed info about our book collections visit the Collections and resources page of the Bodleian Latin American Centre website.

Key journals

A lot of journals, as well as being available in print, are available online and can be searched via SOLO or eJournals A-Z. For more detailed info about our journal collections, see the Journals page of this guide.

Key databases

Oxford subscribes to many bibliographic databases. They can be used to locate journal articles, conference proceedings, books, patents, images, data and more. You can find some of the key databases for Latin American Studies below, but take a look at the databases page of this guide for more titles.

Latin American Centre Librarian and Subject Consultant for Latin American Social Sciences and History

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Frank Egerton
Bodleian Latin American Centre Library,
University of Oxford,
St Antony's College,
OX2 6JF,
United Kingdom
+44 (0)1865 274483

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