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Caribbean Studies

A guide for those interested in the literature, culture and history of the Caribbean.


Reference sources provide background information on specific topics; offer facts such as dates and statistics; and can point you in the direction of additional materials to consult. Books that are not in the Main Collection are non-circulating, meaning they must be used in their respective Reference section and cannot be checked out of the library.


Surveys and Essay Collections

General History of the Caribbean (UNESCO)

Part of UNESCO’s General and Regional Histories Collection, this six volume work is available in print and electronically and covers political, economic, social, and cultural research on the region.


A bibliography presents a list of resources on a given topic. The majority of these resources are available as physical copies and are currently held in offsite storage. Please request that they be delivered to Bobst for your reference.



Diaspora and Migration