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Databases by Subject: Mexican American Studies

Major Indexes

Arizona-Sonora Documents Online

Provides access to digital images of archival collections relating to Sonora, Mexico dating from the 19th and early 20th centuries.

Chicano Database

Find journal articles, book chapters, and newspapers about Mexican Americans/Chicanos in art, education, health, history, labor, literature, and politics.

HAPI - Hispanic American Periodical Index

Contains citations to scholarly journals, book reviews and drama and film reviews about US-Hispanic and Latin American topics, in English, French, German, Italian, Portuguese, and Spanish languages. Coverage: 1970 - present.

Hispanic American Newspapers, 1808-1980

Full-text of hundreds of Spanish-language and bilingual Spanish-English newspapers printed in the United States from 1808-1980. Based on the "Recovering the U.S. Hispanic Literary Heritage Project" directed by Professor Nicolas Kanellos.

HLAS (Handbook of Latin American Studies)

Citations and abstracts to books, book chapters, and journal articles about all aspects of Latin American studies, many of them published in Latin America, from 1935 to present.

PRISMA - Publicaciones y Revistas Sociales y Humanísticas

Full-text scholarly journals in the social sciences and humanities for the interdisciplinary academic study of Hispanic and Latin America and the Caribbean Basin in Spanish, Portuguese and English.

Additional Indexes

Anthropology Plus

Provides indexing of journal articles, reports, and obituaries in the fields of social, cultural, and interdisciplinary studies from early 19th century to the present.

AnthroSource

Find articles and book reviews from anthropology journals of the American Anthropological Association.

DRSW Database of Spanish Colonial Documents on Microfilm

Provides the research tools and finding aids to the written record that began with the arrival of the Spanish explorers and includes the diaries of explorers and reports of missionaries and soldiers, from 1530 to 1821.

Ethnic Newswatch

Find articles from newspapers, magazines and journals from ethnic, minority and native presses from 1960 to the present.