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POM ID1 - Chicana/o-Latina/o Los Angeles - Prof. Ochoa - FA 17

Search for Background Information

Bibliographies, dictionaries, encyclopedias, handbooks can provide you with relevant background information for topics in Chicana/o-Latina/o Studies. Use Library Search to begin your searching. If you need further assistance, please feel free to contact a librarian to set up an appointment.

Selected sources for Background Information:

Search for Articles

Below are just a few selected databases for topics in Chicana/o-Latina/o Studies. Use the Get This Item button to link to full text or to request a PDF through Resource Sharing/ILL.

Search for Books in Library Search

Use Basic Search to Use Advanced Search to

look up books/materials by:

  • keyword
  • title
  • author
  • subject

(This works best if you have a citation and want to see if the Libraries own it.

look up material by:

  • Location (Reference? Special Collections? Denison Library? Etc.)
  • Format (Book vs Article vs CD vs DVD, etc)
  • Multiple Subjects or Keywords (search for "latin?s" OR "chican?s" AND "educat*" AND "los angeles" or LA)
  • and much more!


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