Recommended Websites--Chicano Studies

Chicano Studies

Academic Web Links - Useful for Library Research

  • CLNET The premier website for Chicano/Latino research efforts being carried out at the University of California and elsewhere. Attempts to provide comprehensive access to websites and information useful for Chicana/Latino research.
  • Chicana Studies Brings together research resources on and related to Chicanas
  • Yahoo's Hispanic/Latino Resources. This is a comprehensive list of internet resources relating primarily to Latino society and culture.

Policy & Research Institutes

  • Julian Samora Research Institute JSRI provides systematic dissemination of public policy oriented research on issues affecting Latinos in the United States. They publish electronically reports of empirical studies, theoretical analyses, and policy discussions which address the changing role of Latinos in relation to economics, politics, religion, education and social institutions.
  • Latino Issues Forum A non-profit public policy and advocacy institute dedicated to advancing new and innovative public policy solutions for a better, more equitable and prosperous society provides access to many of their publications online.
  • Tomas Rivera Policy Institute The Tomás Rivera Policy Institute (TRPI) is a freestanding, nonprofit, policy research organization which has attained a reputation as the nation's "premier Latino think tank." This website provides access to general statistics, research publications and media releases that relate to Latinos and public policy.

News & Events

  • English Language Latino/Hispanic News English language news from Latin America, or focused on Latinos.
  • LatinoLA This site is dedicated to bringing current news and events information in the areas of art, politics and music related to Latinos in the Los Angeles area.