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Latin American Studies

A guide for those interested in interdisciplinary Latin American Studies.

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Instructions for Finding Reference Works

To search for reference materials in both print and digital format through the library, type in the keyword of interest and a type of reference work. Types of reference works can include: dictionaries, encyclopedias, bibliographies, almanacs, directories, atlases, and handbook.

Ex. You can search for

  • Peru AND handbook
  • Peru AND encyclopedia

Try keywords in other languages to view reference materials in other languages on your topic. You can also utilize the "Subject" and "Genre" filters on the left-hand side of the results page to further narrow your search. 

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