The University of San Francisco: Gleeson Library

Chicano Database

Chicano Database 


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Who should use this database?

Anyone looking for for information about Mexican-American topics.

What kinds of materials are referenced in the database?

It indexes journal articles, newspapers, books and book chapters about Chicanos and also covers the broader Latino experience of Puerto Ricans, Cuban Americans, and Central American immigrants (1992 to the present). This database incorporates the Spanish Speaking Mental Health Database. Broad subject coverage includes art, language, sociology, psychology, public policy, economics, history, literature, politics, and law.

What years does the database cover?

1960s to the present, with selective coverage dating back to the early 1900s. Records added since 1992 have expanded its scope to include the broader Latino experience, including Puerto Ricans, Cuban Americans, and Central American immigrants.

Will I find full-text articles in the database?

No.