This worksheet will help reinforce some of the things discussed in your library instruction session. Work in groups to develop a search strategy, experiment with databases, and located a scholarly article. Once your group has completed the activity, you can use the worksheet as a resource to guide your future research.
Databases for Articles
The databases in this list have significant collections of research on Latin America, the Caribbean, and other Spanish speaking regions.
Use the Hispanic American Periodicals Index to search for academic articles on Latin America, Brazil, the Caribbean and Hispanics and Latinos living in the United States. Content is limited to Peer Reviewed journals.
JSTOR archives and provides access to archival and current issues of more than 2,400 scholarly journals across more than 60 academic disciplines (title lists) along with a growing number of open access ebooks. The UW-Milwaukee Libraries have acquired access to JSTOR collections Arts and Sciences I-VIII and the subject collections for Biological Sciences, Jewish Studies and Ireland.