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Resource Guide:
History and Culture of Puerto Rico

Websites and Digital Archives

The following websites are librarian-evaluated to provide trustworthy information for your topic. They include digitized collections connected to your topic.

Subject Headings

Subject headings are selected terms to represent a topic. Searching subject headings in the library catalog will bring the most complete list of results. Below are some example subject headings. More subject headings can be located in the red books at the reference desk.

  • Puerto Rican Literature
  • Puerto Rico--History--Indian Rebellion, 1511

Research Databases

Online Journals

The following journals supply articles to the library’s databases. You can see if a specific journal supplies articles to our databases by searching the journal title on the library journal page.

  • Caribbean Business
  • Puerto Rico
  • Journal of Agriculture of the University of Puerto Rico

Print Materials at the Von Canon Library

Below are some selected materials in the library with their shelving locations. Browsing in the listed areas of the library will help you find more materials for your topic.

Title Call Number
When the Sky FellHV 636 2017 .P9 D453 2019
The Battle for Paradise: Puerto Rico Takes on the Disaster CapitalistsHV 636 2017 .P84 K54 2018
Fantasy IslandF 1976.4 .M68 2019