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*Latin American Studies: Find Books

Hints For Finding and Using Books


Hints for Searching:

  • Use keyword searching for a narrow or complex search topic. Use the Boolean operators and, or and not to combine keywords together.
  • Look at the subject headings of the records you pull up to see if any of them might lead you to other relevant sources.  
  • Example from library catalog
  • Text []or write down the call number of the book so you can find it on the shelf. Pay attention to  its location and its status
  • Many of our books are ebooks, available over the web. Click here to find out more about ebooks.
  • Once you get the book, use the index and table of contents to locate specific pages or chapters of useful information.

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Mapa de América Latina