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Introduction to Latin American Studies
[OW] - Restricted Access
Evaluating Websites
Country Studies - General Overviews

Getting Started - Background Information

Find Books & More

  • OWLCat - SUNY Old Westbury Library Catalog
  • ebrary - e-book collection
  • SUNY Connect - Search here for books in other SUNY Libraries 
  • WorldCat - Search this catalog to find books from libraries worldwide  [OW]
Interlibrary Loan
Find Articles - Databases 
Use the following databases to find citations, abstracts and full-text articles in journals, newspapers and magazines. These databases are available from on and off-campus computers. You must be a College at Old Westbury student or staff member to access most of the databases from off campus. When accessing from an off-campus computer, you may be prompted to enter a username and password. Use the same username and password that you use to log onto campus computers. These sources can also be accessed through the Library's Search Databases page.
Guides & Tutorials


                          Writing Resources & Citation Style Guides
                          APA Style Guide - SUNY Old Westbury Library
                          APA Formatting and Style Guide - Purdue University Writing Lab
                          Chicago Manual of Style - Purdue University Writing Lab
                          MLA Style Guide - SUNY Old Westbury Library
                          MLA Formatting and Style Guide - Purdue University Writing Lab
                          SUNY Old Westbury Writing Center - Located in L300 in the Library
                          Turabian Quick Guide - Univ. of Chicago Press