LACS 101: INTRODUCTION TO LATIN AMERICAN AND CARIBBEAN STUDIES

Fall 2014
http://libguides.wlu.edu/lacs101

Introduction

This guide is designed to help with research assignments in the LACS 101 course in the Fall 2013 term -- particularly to identify appropriate scholarly or academic tools and techniques for the research paper.

Questions and comments about this guide can be directed to Senior Reference Librarian Dick Grefe.

Table of Contents

  • News Sources
    Contemporary news coverage in respected sources.
  • Reference Sources
    Recommended topic introductions and overviews.
  • Find Books
    Books at W&L and elsewhere.
  • Find Articles
    Recommends databases to find journal articles.
  • Government and Statistics
    Information from governments -- national, state, local, international/foreign.
  • Citation Styles and Plagiarism
    Guides to writing bibliographies and notes. Help with avoiding plagiarism.
  • Help
    We encourage you to get in touch with us if you have questions.