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Latin American Research Resources

Writing and Research Sources:

Writing Center at Harvard (Developing a thesis)

Writing a Thesis (Dartmouth Writing Program)

Writing Tutorial Service at Indiana U. (How to write a thesis statement)

How to Write Your Thesis (for science driven theses; compiled by Kim Kastens, Stephanie Pfirman, Martin Stute, Bill Hahn, Dallas Abbott, and Chris Scholz from the Lamont-Doherty Earth Observatory at Columbia)

Elements of Style by William Strunk, Jr. (principal requirements of plain English style).


General Research Indexes:

LANIC: Latin American Network Information Center
Comprehensive site of Latin American resources, indexed by country and by topic, provided by the University of Texas at Austin.

http://www.oberlin.edu/faculty/svolk/latinam.htm" target="_blank">Sources and General Resources on Latin America
The principal centers worldwide dedicated to Latin American and Latino Studies. 

Handbook of Latin American Studies (Eureka on the Web)
A bibliography of over 5,000 works chosen by scholars each year, edited by the Hispanic Division of the Library of Congress. The multidisciplinary Handbook alternates annually between the social sciences and the humanities.

HAPI Online
The Hispanic American Periodicals Index contains citations to articles in more than 400 scholarly journals published in Latin America or treating Latin American and U.S. Hispanic topics. Dates of coverage: 1970 to present.

Bulletin of Latin American Research

Hispanic American Historical Review (1999-)

Hispanic Review

Journal of Iberian and Latin American Studies

Journal of Latin American Studies

Latin American Perspectives

Latin American Research Review


Media Resources

Connections
Latin America and Caribbean media resources

Cuba News

Latin American News Sources

Latin News
Political and economic news

LA Newspapers
Newspaper links for Latin America

NACLA