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Caribbean Studies: Tools for further research

The Caribbean Studies page aim is to offer information on this subject to researchers and students. Different types of resources including books, journals, theses and films can be accessed from this page.


LAC Library Special Collections

The Latin American Centre Library has a number of special collections, including our Institution and Private Collection Boxes on Caribbean countries.

The material is mostly twentieth century and covers a wide range of subjects such as economics, history, politics, and colonial reports.

A full list of catalogued material until today can be found here and content of boxes can be seen from SOLO. If you would like to access this material, please ask at the Library Office.

Caribbean Studies Libraries and collections outside Oxford

There are a number of key Caribbean Studies Libraries.  A selection is listed below:

British Library - Resources for Caribbean Studies.

The Caribbean  Studies Collection, Institute of Latin American Studies, University of London.

Centre for Amerindian, Latin American and Caribbean Studies (CAS), University of St Andrews.

Centre for Latin American and Caribbean Studies, University of Essex.

Centre for Latin American and Caribbean Studies, University of Manchester.

Centro de Estudios y Documentación Latinoamericanos, University of Amsterdam.

Institute of Commonwealth Studies Library, University of London.

Institute of Development Studies, University of Sussex.

Senate House Library, University of London.

Yesu Persaud Centre for Caribbean Studies, Warrick University.

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iSkills: Information Sources for Caribbean Studies

Bodleian Libraries offers various iSkills sessions including useful finding tools to locate relevant material via SOLO and how to search them, as well as important portals and gateways to libraries and archives of online primary texts.

Workshops and Classes: Bodleian iSkills

Political Map of Caribbean (West Indies)

Interactive map of the countries in Central America and the Caribbean.

Political Map of Central America and the Caribbean (West Indies)