Online Resources for Latin American Studies

Milne Library Guide for Latin American Studies Materials, a resource for students seeking resources pertaining to their research on Latin America.

The Americas Policy Program, whose mission is to advance "a new world of citizen action, analysis, and policy options" by promoting informed critiques and new policy frameworks to address pressing environmental, security, economic, and social problems that undermine human development and cooperative international relations in the Western Hemisphere.

The Economist (Latin America section), the premier online source for the analysis of world business and current affairs, providing authoritative insight and opinion on international news, world politics, business, finance, science and technology, as well as overviews of cultural trends and regular industry, business and country special reports.

Handbook on Latin American Studies, a bibliography on Latin America consisting of works selected and annotated  by scholars. Edited by the Hispanic Division of the Library of Congress, the multidisciplinary  Handbook alternates annually between the social sciences and the humanities.

The American Immigration Council, the Council believes that immigrants are part of our national fabric, bringing energy and skills that benefit all Americans. It envisions an America that values fairness and justice for immigrants and advances a prosperous future for all

Latin American Network Information Center, a University of Texas at Austin gateway funded by the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation created to facilitate access to Internet-based information to, from, or on Latin America.

Latin American Studies Association, the largest professional association for individuals and institutions engaged in the study of Latin America, bringing together experts on Latin America.

The Newburry Library: The Aztecs and the Making of Colonial Mexico. This virtual exhibition is based on The Aztecs and the Making of Colonial Mexico, a display of original manuscripts, books, and other materials at the Newberry Library from September 28, 2006 through January 13, 2007. Ellen T. Baird and Cristián Roa-de-la-Carrera, both of the University of Illinois at Chicago, curated the exhibit. The virtual exhibit includes the complete text from the original gallery exhibit and digitized images of many of the manuscripts and books that were displayed. 

Pew Hispanic Center, a nonpartisan research organization that seeks to improve understanding of the U.S. Hispanic population and to chronicle Latinos' growing impact on the nation.

Rochester Committee on Latin America (ROCLA), a bridge between the Rochester, NY, community and the people of Latin America committed to providing information and working for systemic justice in that region of the world.  Monthly meetings on the first Wednesday of each month at the Downtown United Presbyterian Church.

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