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Guides to key libraries

The following libraries hold relevant collections for the study of Latin America. The Bodleian Library is the central research library for the Humanities, and has been collecting Latin American and Caribbean material since 1602. The Latin American Centre Library supports the study of Latin American politics, economics, social sciences and history. The Taylor Institution has an extensive collection of Latin American literature and language material, as well as many volumes covering history and culture.

The Central Bodleian Library: A Guide
by Kate Petherbridge - Last Updated Oct 2, 2015
1,464 views this year
Bodleian Latin American Centre Library Guide
by Frank Egerton - Last Updated Oct 1, 2015
Latin American Studies at Oxford
102 views this year
Taylor Institution Library Guide
by Frank Egerton - Last Updated Sep 29, 2015
Modern Languages in Oxford (West European)
209 views this year

Latin American Studies

The study of Latin America spans a number of different disciplines across the University, covering such topics as history, economics, politics, languages, literature, anthropology, international relations, development studies and sociology.

The guides below have been created to help you make the most of Oxford's extensive resources. Some of the guides are dedicated wholly to Latin American topics, whilst others are more general with sections on the region. If you have any queries, please contact the relevant librarian. 

Guides for Latin America

International Development
by Sarah Rhodes - Last Updated Apr 30, 2015
445 views this year
Latin American History
by Joanne Edwards - Last Updated Oct 7, 2015
An introductory guide to sources for Latin American history.
811 views this year
Latin American Jurisdictions
by Kathryn Tyne - Last Updated Sep 4, 2015
536 views this year
Latin American Studies
by Frank Egerton - Last Updated Oct 1, 2015
195 views this year
Portuguese and Brazilian Language and Literature
by Joanne Edwards - Last Updated Oct 6, 2015
Guide to resources for Portuguese and Brazilian language and literature studies.
466 views this year
Social and Cultural Anthropology
by Sue Bird, Jo Gardner, Martin Pevsner - Last Updated Oct 5, 2015
A guide to resources for anthropologists at Oxford.
3,585 views this year
Spanish and Latin American Language and Literature
by Joanne Edwards - Last Updated Oct 6, 2015
Guide to resources for Hispanic language and literature studies.
856 views this year


Joanne Edwards, Subject Consultant for Spanish & Portuguese Languages and Literatures, & Latin American History


Tel: 01865 (2)88033

Frank Egerton, Librarian and Subject Consultant, Bodleian Latin American Centre Library


Tel: 01865 (2)74483

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