Other Resources of Interest
Be sure to use our focused Subject Guides for more specific listing of resources. Some specific ones that might be of interest include:
- Conflict and Peacekeeping
- Congressional Information
- Defense Budget Information
- NSA Research Guide
- Public Opinion & Polling
What You Will Find In This Guide
The purpose of this guide is to introduce you to some of the many great sources available to you while doing Latin American related research. Use the Tabs above to navigate to the types of information you are looking for and be sure to look at the National Security Affairs guide for additional sources.
Article Indexes - provides links to the significant databases/search tools for locating scholarly journal articles.
Topical Journals of Interest - provides a select list of scholarly journals specifically focused on Latin American topics and can supplement the resources found in the Articles tab.
News Sources - provides some jump-off points for locating media/news sources.
Books - provides suggestions for places to search for books, both print and electronic, focused on Latin America.
Maps - provides links for some great websites that provide access to digital maps of interest to those researching the Latin America.
Research Organizations - will be helpful in learning about organizations and think tanks focused on researching topics related to Latin American issues.
Dissertations & Theses - will help you locate theses and disserations done by former NPS studnents as well as from other places.
Statistics - will be helpful in locating a variety of statistics including demographic, economic and more.
Freedom/Democracy Indices - freedom indexes are useful for reviewing the assessments and rankings of countries based on various elements or definitions of freedom.
Specialized Sources - is useful for finding both print and electronic historic dictionaries and other reference sources.
Public Opinion - useful for finding Latin American opinion poll sites.
Off-Campus Access - will try to answer questions you might have about accessing our resources from anywhere off campus.