The UCR Library collects resources in the interdisciplinary fields of Chicanx, Latinx 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 Chicanx/Latinx studies. Search by topic keywords in the 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 Chicanx/Latinx studies databases. The most popular databases are listed on this page.


Many Chicanx/Latinx studies journals are found electronically and can be browsed in the UC Journal Finder.  Use the UCR catalog to find journals on campus.