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Caribbean History

"Three Kings Day Festival, Havana, ca. 1850"; Image Reference Album-16 as shown on Slavery Images

Welcome to the library research guide for Caribbean History. The guide includes recommended resources and tips for effective research. It includes information on how to find books, journal articles, primary sources, web sites and other resources that will be useful to your research.  

Starting Your Research

Oxford research encyclopedias: Latin American history
Substantive, peer-reviewed articles with sections on primary sources and digital projects. An excellent starting point.

Related Guides

For assistance in finding and using resources in general history, check the History guide:

Also, check the more specific country. regional, and other relevant guides:

American History

British History

Latin American Studies

Historical Newspapers

Primary Sources


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