We have a limited collection of government publications from Latin America and the Caribbean.
To do a broader search, use Google Custom Search Engines (CSE). For online government information, select the Caribbean from the drop down menu or use the Quick Starts search box for links to online maps.
You may also wish to consult the United Nations Documentation: Guide to Research guide.
- An atlas and survey of Latin American history
- Handbook of Latin American Studies (HLAS)
Selected bibliography of books and articles published in and about Latin America REF F1401.H23.
- Country Studies: Area Handbook Series (U.S. Federal Research Division)
Significant historical and country information about Latin American and Caribbean governments. Carleton University Library holds 111 titles in the Country Studies series. Use the Keyword option with phrase "area handbook series" plus geographic name, for example, MRR US1 DI6 98.B61
- The World Factbook (U.S. Central Intelligence Agency)
- Extensive information on countries around the world (1981, 1990- in print, DDV US1 CI .W52)
Be sure to check the University of the West Indies' web page for resources on the Caribbean.