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Latin American Studies

This guide provides links to and information about electronic and print resources in Latin American studies available through the University of Maryland Libraries

Microform Collections in the University of Maryland Libraries

History Microforms .
The UM Libraries have numerous collections of primary source material in microfom. The bulk of these collections are held in McKeldin Library and can be found in McKeldin's Periodicals-Microforms Room. Collections are organized by region of the world.

Center for Research Libraries

Center for Research Libraries  (CRL) is a consortium of North American academic and independent research libraries. The consortium acquires and preserves newspapers, journals, documents, archives, and other traditional and digital resources for research and teaching and makes them available to member institutions through Interlibrary Loan.  The University of Maryland Libraries is a member of CRL.

Of interest to Latin Americanists is the The Latin American Microform Project (LAMP) which includes microform and digitized collections of unique, scarce, rare and/or bulky and voluminous research materials pertaining to Latin America.   The Lamp Collections Page describes the holdings of this collection.