Latin American Studies

New Print in Language and Literature, May-June 2018

By Brian Vetruba on July 27, 2018

 Click here to download an Excel file of new print titles in Language and Literature (call number range PA to PT) and other titles relevant to Comparative Literature added to the WU Libraries in May-June, 2018.  The list includes American Literature , Arabic Literature, Classics, English Literatu...

New Books–Poetry, Film, and Television, May-June 2018

By Brian Vetruba on July 24, 2018

A selected list of new books covering Poetry, Film, and Television. Click here for a complete list of new titles in these areas added in May-June, 2018.                     Objects observed : the poetry of things in twentieth-century France and America / John C. Stout. Toronto : University of Tor...

Oxford Research Encyclopedia Latin American History–NEW eREFERENCE

By Joy on March 27, 2018

Oxford Research Encyclopedia Latin American History: The Oxford Research Encyclopedia of Latin American History is a comprehensive digital research encyclopedia that describes Latin America’s peoples and experiences from pre-Columbian to contemporary times. It includes essays and articles from ac...

Caribbean Newspapers 1718-1876–NEW DATABASE

By Joy on March 21, 2018

Caribbean Newspapers 1718-1876: The largest online collection of 18th- and 19th-century newspapers published in this region—will provide a comprehensive primary resource for studying the development of Western society and international relations within this important group of islands. This unique...

Encyclopedia of the Atlantic world, 1400-1900–NEW eREFERENCE

By Brian Vetruba on February 1, 2018

Encyclopedia of the Atlantic world, 1400-1900 : Europe, Africa, and the Americas in an age of exploration, trade, and empires / David Head, editor. Santa Barbara, California : ABC-CLIO, 2018. SUMMARY: “Until recently, the age of exploration and empire building was researched and taught with...

Itinerario: History of European Expansion and Global Interaction

By robinson.a on January 24, 2018

The Libraries now subscribe to Itinerario: International Journal on the History of European Expansion and Global Interaction. We have access to issues 2007-present through Cambridge Journals. Description from the publisher: “For over thirty years Itinerario has provided a platform for schol...

Fall 2016 New RLL books in the stacks

By Daria Carson-Dussan on November 14, 2016

Below, is a list of recently added books from the PQ Call Number Range, which encompasses many aspects of the Romance Languages & Literatures Subject Areas. Poems. Selections;”Selected works : a new translation/ Sor Juana Inés de la Cruz ; translated by Edith Grossman ; edited by Anna M...

JSTOR Open Access ebooks

By Daria Carson-Dussan on November 9, 2016

JSTOR just released a set of open access ebooks, with a few titles of interest for RLL and LAS. This  initial set of 63 titles is available from these four publishers: University of California Press, University of Michigan Press, UCL Press, and Cornell University Press. Below are a few highlights...

Register Now for WU Libraries’ Free Workshops

By Julie Hale on August 29, 2016

WU Libraries will be offering a series of free research and technology workshops September 6-22. The sessions are geared toward upper-level researchers and graduate students. The workshops will be held at noon in the Arc Computer Lab on Level A  of Olin Library. Starting in mid-October, the sessi...