Latin American Studies Links



General Links & Resources

Latin American Studies> Links

*See also Mexico Studies*



LANIC
Latin American Network Information Center, University of Texas, Austin
Includes Country Directory, Subject Directory (currently 44 subjects listed), Projects, Regional Resources, & Global Resources. The site is well designed, easy to use, and the most comprehensive Internet directory on Latin American studies.

Andean Botanical Information System (ABIS) (Spanish or English)
"...presents information from floristic and systematic investigations of the flowering plants (phanerogams) of Andean South America. Topics include selected geographic regions and groups of Andean plants, flora of coastal Peru and Chile, floristic inventories from a variety of habitats in northern Peru, bibliographic resources, and searchable databases."

Environment in Latin America
Latin American Network Information Center

HLAS Online
Handbook of Latin American Studies
"The Handbook is a bibliography on Latin America consisting of works selected and annotated by scholars. Edited by the Hispanic Division of the Library of Congress."

Internet Resources for Latin American
Sections include: Directories ; Subscription Databases ; Public Domain Databases ; Library Catalogs ; Organizations ; News ; List of Lists & Newsgroups ; Latin American Networking.
By Molly Molloy, New Mexico State University Library

Law & Justice in Latin America
Latin American Network Information Center

The United Confederation of Taino People (UCTP)
"Home Page of the UCTP Affiliated Taino, Carib and Arawak Indigenous Peoples of the Caribbean Islands and the United States."

www.brazilink.org (Spanish and English)
"Connecting People, Information and Ideas on Brazil through Electronic Research"
"...is a non-profit, non-partisan website about social development issues in Brazil."
Sections include: Agenda: Children ; Gender ; AfroBrazilians ; Labour ; Environment ; Native People ; Rural Issues ; Human Rights & Justice ; Foreign Policy ; Economics ; History ; Society ; Politics. Information & Debate: Media ; Opinion Polling ; Periodicals ; Online Research ; International Sources ; Search Brazil. Institutions: Non-For-Profit Sector ; International NGOs ; Government ; Multilateral Institutions.
- Celia Correia, Editor & Coordinator

Zapatistas in Cyberspace
A Guide to Analysis & Information
"...this guide has been compiled to provide not only an introduction to the variety of efforts that have developed in cyberspace, but also one point of departure for further developments."
Sections include: Analysis ; Internet Lists, Conferences & Newsgroups ; World Wide Websites ; Archives ; Books ; Film, Graphics, Photographs.
By Harry M. Cleaver, Jr., Dept. of Economics, University of Texas, Austin

Many Centers & Organizations have specialized listings of Internet resources.

*See also Mexico Studies*


Online Degree Information

Do you want to improve your earning potential and further your career? Learn about earning an online degree through an an accredited online college or campus-based university. Browse through hundreds of subjects to find your desired degree program or online course - or start by choosing your degree level (e.g. associate, bachelor, master or doctoral).