The Handbook is a bibliography on Latin America consisting of works selected and annotated by scholars. Edited by the Hispanic Division of the Library of Congress, the multidisciplinary Handbook alternates annually between the social sciences and the humanities. Each year, more than 130 academics from around the world choose over 5,000 works for inclusion in the Handbook. Continuously published since 1936, the Handbook offers Latin Americanists an essential guide to available resources.
Designed to orient and assist researchers who seek to avail themselves to the Luso-Hispanic materials in the Library of Congress. Also serves as an access point for research relating to those parts of the world encompassing the geographical areas of the Caribbean, Latin America, and Iberia; the indigenous cultures of those areas; and peoples historically influenceby Luso-Hispanic heritage, including U.S. Latinos, and peoples of Portuguese or Spanish heritage in Africa, Asia, and Oceania.
This page contains links to organizations and libraries in the field of Latin American Studies. We also have pages with links to Libraries & Archives in Latin America and to Latin American Publishers & Bookdealers.