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HIST337: History of Latinos in the United States

Finding Secondary Sources

Basic Search Tips

  • Place quotation marks around keyword phrases

"trench warfare"
"Haitian Revolution"

  • Capitalize Boolean logic connectors (AND, OR).

Bay of Pigs Invasion OR Invasion of Cuba
"American Involvement" AND World War I

  • Click either "View all formats and languages" or "View all editions" to view all library holdings for a particular title.
  • Items at UD appear first in the list of search results. Other items can be requested via interlibrary loan.
  • Use the limiters on the left-hand side of your results page to change the language of the material.

Advanced Search Tips

  • Type au:, su: or ti: before your keywords to specify author, subject or title words.

su:Haitian Revolution 

Browsing the stacks in Morris Library can be extremely helpful when you are looking for additional sources for your research. Most books related to Latin American and Iberian history can be found on the 3rd floor of Morris Library and fall under the following Library of Congress classifications

 History - General

F1201 - 3799 Latin America. Spanish America

If you would like to see a full list of where Latin American countries are within the above call number range, please visit the Latin American & Iberian Studies research guide. You can also "browse" the shelves virtually by searching by Call Number through DELCAT.