Library

Contact us via live chat, phone or e-mail.
Or check our FAQ.

Cultural Agency: Dance, Democracy and Tourism in Bahia, Brazil

Spring 2014

Listed in: Special Seminar, as COLQ-230; Lucia M. Suarez (Section 01)

Questions about research in this course? Contact Gretchen L. Gano, Sara Smith.

  • Overview
  • Databases
  • Reference
  • Web Resources
  • Journals

Databases: Find articles, book chapters, e-books

Access World News (Newsbank) (date coverage varies)
Electronic editions of over 2,600 local, regional, and national U.S. newspapers as well as 1,500 international sources. Fully searchable and browsable by map.

Anthropological Index Online (1970 to present)

AnthroSource (1988 to present)
Developed by the American Anthropological Association (AAA), AnthroSource indexes 100 years of anthropological material.

Arts & Humanities Full Text
Full-text publications that focus on art, architecture, design, history, philosophy, music, literature, theatre and cultural studies.

Discover: Start here for books, articles & more
Simultaneously search research databases plus the Five Colleges Libraries Catalog to find full-text articles, books and more.

IBSS: International Bibliography of the Social Sciences (1951 to present)
Indexes about 3,000 journals and 7,000 books per year.

JSTOR
Full-text backfiles of over one thousand leading academic journals across the humanities, social sciences, and sciences. (Alumni access)

Latin American Newsletters (1967 to present)
Daily news from Latin America translated and with analysis.

MLA International Bibliography (1926 to present)
Covers critical scholarship on literature, language, linguistics, and folklore.

Political Science Abstracts (1975 to present)
Covers international journals in political science and its complementary fields.

Political Science Journals (ProQuest) (1985 to present)
Full-text articles from leading political science and international relations journals.

Project Muse
Online database of more than 200 journals from nonprofit publishers. (Alumni access)

Social Science Research Network (SSRN)
Website devoted to the rapid dissemination of scholarly research in the social sciences and humanities.

Web Resources

Hemispheric Institute of Performance and Politics

United Nations Education, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO)
UNESCO’s mission is to contribute to the building of peace, the eradication of poverty, sustainable development and intercultural dialogue through education, the sciences, culture, communication and information.

UNESCO's office in Brazil

UNESDOC - UNESCO publications database

 The World Tourism Organization (UNWTO) is the United Nations agency responsible for the promotion of responsible, sustainable and universally accessible tourism.
As the leading international organization in the field of tourism, UNWTO promotes tourism as a driver of economic growth, inclusive development and environmental sustainability and offers leadership and support to the sector in advancing knowledge and tourism policies worldwide.

Brazil's ministry of tourism