Useful general databases but mostly in English:
To read more about the contents of any database in the Duke University Libraries, click on the title of the database and then on the "more details" link.
The databases below have content exclusively on Latin America. They can be used while you are at the Duke Libraries
Informe - Contains the full text of popular magazines, academic journals and selected newspaper articles in Spanish from the mid-1990s to Present. Search in Spanish.
Prisma - (Publicaciones y Revistas Sociales y Humanísticas) provides full-text to scholarly journals for the interdisciplinary study of Latin America & the Caribbean from the 1970s-Present.
An additional database is devoted to articles on Mexican cinema.
Classic Mexican Cinema - Mexican Cinema, from its beginnings in the late 1890s to its “Golden Age” (1930s to 1960), was consistently the largest and most important of all the Spanish-speaking countries. During its heyday, the Mexican film industry produced an average of one hundred films annually and supplied screen entertainment to both domestic audiences and international markets in Latin America, the United States, and Europe. The database contains magazine articles and graphic art.