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HAPI Hispanic American Periodicals Index

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UCLA Latin American Center
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HAPI, the Hispanic American Periodical Index, indexes articles that appear in more than 400 scholarly journals published throughout the world which "regularly contain information on Latin America. Also indexed are leading journals treating the United States-Mexico border region and Hispanics in the United States." The coverage includes materials written in English, French, German, Italian, Portuguese, and Spanish.

Complementary index:


HLAS, Handbook of Latin American Studies:

LAPTOC, the Latin American Periodicals Tables of Contents:

Number of Users:
Unlimited simultaneous users
Resource Advocate:
Gonzalez, Luis
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IUB Library Subjects:
  • Spanish and Portuguese
  • Latino Studies
  • Chicano Riqueño Studies
  • Latin American and Caribbean Studies
  • American Studies
  • History

Library of Congress Subjects:

Latin America--Periodicals--Indexes--Databases.