Research & Documentation Online 5th Edition

Ethnic and area studies

Bibliography of Asian Studies.

Ann Arbor: Association for Asian Studies, 1956–. An index to European-language scholarly publications in Asian studies. Organized by country with subdivisions by topic, the index provides more than 410,000 bibliographic citations.

Ethnic NewsWatch.

Ann Arbor: ProQuest, 1985–. A full-text database specializing in publications by ethnic communities in the United States, which are often left out of general news and magazine databases. Providing valuable alternative insights, this work includes many publications in Spanish and can be searched in a Spanish-language interface.

Handbook of Latin American Studies.

Austin: University of Texas Press, 1935–. A selective, annotated bibliography of scholarly works on Latin America. This is an excellent source of citations for any topic in Latin American studies, including Hispanic populations in the United States. Now prepared by the Hispanic Division of the Library of Congress, an electronic version of this work, HLAS Online, is available at The site can be searched by keyword or subject heading in English, Spanish, or Portuguese.

HAPI: Hispanic American Periodical Index.

Los Angeles: UCLA Latin American Center, 1970–. An index to articles in over 400 scholarly journals published in Latin America or covering topics relevant to Latin America and Latin Americans living in North America.