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    Historical overviews

    • Credo Reference
      Hundreds of authoritative dictionaries, encyclopedias, fact books, guides, companions and more from respected publishers across dozens of major subject areas.
    • Encyclopedia of Latin American History and Culture
      By library subscription. Signed articles written by leading scholars in the field.
    • Native Peoples of South America
      Includes a map of native ethnic groups through South and Central America. Use index to pinpoint discussion of the various groups. ON RESERVE for HST 293
    • Cambridge Encyclopedia of Latin America and the Caribbean
      Nice overviews of native peoples of both Central and South America. ON RESERVE for HST 293

    Scholarly Secondary Sources

    • Academic Search Complete
      By library subscription. Popular articles from a variety of news sources, especially magazines.
    • America: History & Life with Full Text
      The definitive database of literature covering the history and culture of the United States and Canada, from prehistory to the present. With selective indexing for 1,700 journals from 1964 to present, this database is without question the most important bibliographic reference tool for students and scholars of U.S. and Canadian history. Full text journals include American Historical Review, American 19th Century History, American Studies, Early American Studies, Journal of American Culture, Journal of American History, Journal of Early American History, and Journal of Military History.
    • Communication and Mass Media Complete
      Premier database of scholarly and trade journals and books in media and communication and related areas. Some full text is linked directly in the database; otherwise, use the Get It links to check for full text online or in the library.
    • Encompass Search
      Encompass Search searches for books and other resources, first in our own library, and then beyond, in other research libraries.
    • Google Scholar
      May be used in conjunction with interlibrary loan. Access to full text is maximized by searching from the Muhlenberg network.
    • Pew Hispanic Center
      The center conducts public opinion polling, demographic studies, media content analysis and other empirical social science research. Pew Research does not take positions on any of the issues it covers or on policy debates.

    Statistics

    • American Factfinder
      A database from the U.S. Census Bureau with population, housing, and business statistics at the country, state, county, city, and zip code levels.
    • Pew Hispanic Center
      The center conducts public opinion polling, demographic studies, media content analysis and other empirical social science research. Pew Research does not take positions on any of the issues it covers or on policy debates.

    Citing sources

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