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Global Studies Guide

A library guide designed to help students and faculty find information in the field of Global Studies. Also supports the 2010-2011 Global Studies Learning Circle focused on globalizing curricula with an emphasis on Middle East or Near East studies


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The following are subject headings that may be used in the Library Catalog when searching for books, videos, and audio materials in Latin American Studies. The list below is by no means exhaustive, but is meant to serve as a starting point

Central America

South America

Central America South America Argentina
Belize Bolivia Brazil
Costa Rica Chile Colombia
El Salvador Ecuador French Guiana
Guatemala Guyana Paraguay
Honduras Peru Suriname
Nicaragua Uruguay Venezuela

North America

North America



Note: Some countries in the Caribbean are considered to be Latin American countries because they were colonized and ruled by the Spanish at some point in their history. Haiti is one of those countries. Countries such as Jamaica and Trinidad were settled by the English or Dutch and are not considered to be Latin American countries.

Aruba Bahamas
Barbados Cayman Islands
Cuba Dominica
Dominican Republic Grenada
Guadeloupe Haiti
Jamaica Martinique
Puerto Rico St. Kitts and Nevis
St. Lucia St. Vincent and the Grenadines
Trinidad and Tobago Virgin Islands

St. Louis Community College Libraries

Florissant Valley Campus Library
3400 Pershall Rd.
Ferguson, MO 63135-1408
Phone: 314-513-4514

Forest Park Campus Library
5600 Oakland
St. Louis, MO 63110-1316
Phone: 314-644-9210

Meramec Campus Library
11333 Big Bend Road
St. Louis, MO 63122-5720
Phone: 314-984-7797

Wildwood Campus Library
2645 Generations Drive
Wildwood, MO 63040-1168
Phone: 636-422-2000