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Using Library of Congress Subject Headings

Collins Library, like most academic libraries in the United States, uses Library of Congress Subject Headings to describe the content of books. If you are researching an author about whom much has been written, you can use Library of Congress Subject subheadings to help pinpoint your search.

The following Library of Congress Subject Headings are used when cataloging books that touch on aspects of Latino Studies:

Hispanic Americans -- [subheadings]

Hispanic Americans -- History
Hispanic Americans --  Mass media
Hispanic Americans -- Civil rights
Hispanic Americans -- Politics and government

Mexican Americans -- [subheadings]

Mexican Americans -- Intellectual life
Mexican Americans -- California -- History

Chicano movement
Mexican American Border Region

[Subject] -- Hispanic American [subject]

American literature -- Hispanic American authors -- History and criticism

[Ethnic identity or country of origin] -- United States

Puerto Ricans -- United States
Hondurans -- United States

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