Spanish 345: Latinoamérica--del pasado al futuro--

Collection Description

The Latin American and Iberian collections of the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill support the broad range of research needs of Carolina's faculty and students in these world areas. Our holdings of over 500,000 volumes are primarily held in the Walter Royal Davis Library, the central library for the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.  The strenghth of the collections complement the research interests of the many graduate programs in the humanities and social sciences.  In addition to acquiring materials in Spanish and Portuguese, our collections include volumes in several of the Maya languages, Guaraní, Galician, Catalán and Haitian Creole, among others.

Based on a long-standing cooperative agreement with Duke Univerity, UNC-Chapel Hll collects core materials from all Latin American countries, as well as research-level materials from Argentina, Brazil (humanities and literature), Chile, Cuba, the Dominican Republic, Haiti, Paraguay, Puerto Rico, Uruguay and Venezuela.

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Subject searching for books in the Library's catalog is often best done by beginning with a Keyword Search . Start with a Keyword Search and identify one or more relevant books. Then look at the Library of Congress Subject Headings (LCSH) given in the Full Records of those titles. You can follow the subject heading links in the catalog to find similar books, or you can use the terms in the subject headings to revise your search strategies.

Keyword Search: diaspora literature latin america

Search by LC Subject Heading: Exiles' writings, Spanish American -- History and criticism; Political refugees in literature

Keyword Search: identity latin america

Search by LC Subject Heading: Identity (psychology)--Latin America

Keyword Search:  argentina folk art

Search by LC Subject Heading: Decorative arts--Argentina

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Author: Mario Benedetti

Subject: Mario Benedetti

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Davis Library Research Hub

Davis Library Research HubThe Davis Library Research Hub is one of three Research Hub locations.  It is located on the second floor of Davis Library, and caters to researchers interested in working with data, mapping, texts, and technology. Offerings include:

  • A computing lab with specialized software for GIS and data visualization & analysis.
  • Walk-in assistance provided by knowledgeable student consultants. 
  • Scheduled consultations with specialists for more in-depth inquiries (GIS and others).
  • The Liquid Galaxy digital Earth display, available for exploration any time the Library is open.
  • Spaces for collaboration and presentation, complete with white boards and external displays.
  • Technology workshops and programs that promote digital scholarship.
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