The UCR Library collects resources in the interdisciplinary fields of Chicano, Latino and ethnic studies and related social sciences and humanities supporting both coursework and research conducted by our students and faculty. We offer subject-specific and general research educational services at the library and provide access to information from the University of California Libraries system and beyond.

Conducting Research

Books & Articles

Books are useful for broad introductions or background information and research on a topic related to Chicano/Latino studies. Search by topic keywords in the Scotty (UCR) catalog or the Melvyl (UC) catalog

Scholarly articles are carefully evaluated and peer-reviewed by subject experts in to provide reliable and credible information. Locate articles by searching in the Chicano/Latino studies databases. The most popular databases are listed on this page.

Journals

Many Chicano/Latino studies journals are found electronically and can be browsed in the UC Journal Finder.  Use the Scotty (UCR) catalog to find journals on campus.