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Chicana/o and Latinx Studies (formerly Mexican-American Studies): Home

This guide provides research strategies for students of Mexican-American Studies

Helpful Links

Demographic information can be found at the United States Census Bureau website:  Hispanic Population of the United States

Visit the Pew Hispanic Center site for research on demography and other key topics such as education, immigration, politics, and labor.

UNC Chicana/o and Latinx Studies Program

Greeley in the news

Paying the Price: The Impact of Immigration Raids on America’s Children

This report by the National Council of La Raza and the Urban Institute, details the consequences of immigration enforcement operations on children’s psychological, educational, economic, and social well-being. The report profiles three communities that experienced large-scale worksite raids by U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) in December 2006: Greeley, Colorado; Grand Island, Nebraska; and New Bedford, Massachusetts.

Core Index

HAPI Online

Hispanic American Periodicals Index (HAPI) is a source for over 265,000 journal article citations about Central America, South America, the Caribbean, Mexico, Brazil, and Hispanics/Latinos in the United States.It provides in-depth coverage spanning more than thirty years, from 1970 to the present.

Home Page

The Libraries home page is your information portal. Always access resources through the home page or this subject guide so you will have the subscription privileges of a UNC student.

When accessing databases off-campus, you will see a log-in screen asking for your login information.