Bibliographies, dictionaries, directories, encyclopedias, guides, handbooks, indexes, and other reference (or tertiary) sources are critical to the research process. Here are three of the many benefits of reference works:
The following is a selected list of reference works of interest to students researching Latin America. Any one of these titles would be a great place to begin your research!
The following e-books are available full-text online:
Find demographic, statistical, and other background information for various countries in Latin America via the following online reference works and websites: