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Secondary Source Databases

  • Chicano Database
    Indexes materials about Mexican-American topics since 1967, and materials about other Latino cultures (Puerto Ricans, Cuban Americans, and Central American immigrants) since 1992. Coverage includes art, language, sociology, public policy, economics, history, literature, politics, and law.
  • HAPI (Hispanic American Periodicals Index)
    Indexes books, journals, conference proceedings, and official documents on Hispanic America (North, Central, and South), Mexico, the Caribbean basin, the United States-Mexico border region, and Hispanics in the United States.
  • Film Index International
    Indexes almost 100,000 international feature films and shorts, Hollywood entertainment shorts, documentaries, and television movies from all over the world. Includes references to critical and industry articles on films, articles on personalities from approximately 260 international film/TV journals, information about film awards and prizes, and searchable plot summaries with cast and crew lists. This database is produced in collaboration with the British Film Institute.
  • Film and Television Literature Index with Full Text
    Indexes 150 scholarly and popular periodicals from 30 countries cover-to-cover and 300 other periodicals selectively for reviews and articles on the topic film and television. Search by keyword, production title and more or browse by some 2000 subject headings.
  • FIAF: International Index to Film Periodicals
    Indexes scholarly and popular journals, books, book reviews, and proceedings worldwide on a wide range of topics within the fields of film and television studies. Includes complete data from all volumes of the Index to Film Periodicals , Treasures from Film Archives, Documentation Collections, and FIAF Affiliates' Publications.
  • Bibliography of Asian Studies (BAS)
    Over 500,000 citations to journal articles, books, and conference proceedings worldwide on the countries, histories, and cultures of East, South, and Southeast Asia.

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Mexican Americans -- Texas -- Public opinion -- History -- 19th century.
Mexican American soldiers -- Texas
United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Participation, Mexican American
United States -- Foreign relations -- Mexico -- Sources.
Hunters' Point Naval Shipyard
Hunters Point (San Francisco, Calif.)
Wyckoff, Florence, 1905-1983 -- Archives
San Francisco Giants (Baseball team)
New York Giants (Baseball team)
San Francisco Bay Area Rapid Transit District (Calif.)
World War, 1939-1945 -- Participation, Japanese American.
World War, 1939-1945 -- Japanese Americans.
Japanese American soldiers -- History -- 20th century.
Richmond (Calif.)
Oakland (Calif.)
Water -- Distribution


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