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LIBRARY GUIDE TO HST 3010 - Historical Thinking and Writing (Shesko)

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Use these resources to find books on your topics:

The Cambridge History of Latin America (online)

Encyclopedia of Latin American History and Culture
(print, Ref.F 1406 .E53 2008)

LANIC (Latin American Network Information Center)
Guide to Latin American resources online
Find Books
At KL: Library OneSearch

A statewide catalog of many of Michigan's libraries. It allows you to request books at another library be sent to Kresge Library for you.

Restricted to OU students, faculty, and staff WorldCat
A catalog of materials owned by libraries worldwide. How to export to RefWorks

Handbook of Latin American Studies
bibliography on Latin America consisting of works selected and annotated by scholars.
Interlibrary Loan

Interlibrary Loan
You may request materials we don't have and we'll borrow them from another library for you.

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Restricted to OU students, faculty, and staff Historical Abstracts
Covers the history of the world (excluding the United States and Canada) from 1450 to the present, including world history, military history, women's history, the history of education, and more. Provides indexing of more than 1700 academic historical journals in over 40 languages since 1955. How to export to RefWorks

Restricted to OU students, faculty, and staff JSTOR  and Restricted to OU students, faculty, and staff Project MUSE
 Archives the full-text of articles from numerous history journals and journals in Latin American studies

Latin American Open Archives Portal: provides access to working documents, pre-prints, research papers, statistical documents, and other difficult-to-access materials in the social sciences produced in Latin America.

SciELO: journals from 14 Latin American countries
Find primary sources
General sources
Latin American - US relations
Country / topic specific sources
Newspapers and media
  • Restricted to OU students, faculty, and staff New York Times Historical
  • Restricted to OU students, faculty, and staff Reveal Digital: Independent Voices
    A growing collection of magazines, journals, and newspapers of the independent alternative press of the 1960s-1980s. Good primary sources for the history of feminists, dissident GIs, campus radicals, Native Americans, anti-war activists, Black Power advocates, Latinos, gays, lesbians and more.
  • Restricted to OU students, faculty, and staff World Newsreels Online: 1929-1966
    Streaming video capturing full runs of many of the key international newsreels produced during the early twentieth century.
  • Factiva
    Major English-language newspapers and magazines
  • Chronicling America
    Historic US newspapers to 1963.

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