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Chicanx & Latinx Topics : Getting Started

This research guide provides an introduction to Chicanx & Latinx topics & resources at UW-Madison and beyond.

About This Guide

This research guide provides an introduction to Chicanx & Latinx (a gender neutral way to write what might be called Chicaco/a or Latin@) resources for undergraduate research. Sources include interdisciplinary topics covering, but not limited to, history, culture, politics, and socio-economic factors related to the Chicanx & Latinx experience. Resources include both print and electronic materials.

Click on the tabs above to find books, articles, newspapers, etc. covering Chicanx & Latinx topics. Each tab includes brief descriptions of each resource as well as links to access it.

Chicano Park, San Diego, CA. Photo by kellinhandbasket via Flickr via CC 3.0 License.

Chican@ and Latin@ Studies at UW-Madison

Chican@ and Latin@ Studies Program Library
The Chican@ and Latin@ Studies Program Library, recently organized in 2005, holds a collection of useful print and audiovisual resources. Materials are found searching the UW-Madison library catalog


Undergraduate Certificate Program
The University of Wisconsin-Madison offers an Undergraduate Certificate (equivalent to an undergraduate minor) and Graduate Minor in Chican@ and Latin@ Studies.

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