Offers more than 450 scholarly journals from Latin America, Portugal and Spain. All major subject areas are covered with particular emphasis on agriculture, biological sciences, economics, history, law, literature, philosophy, psychology, public administration, religion and sociology. The database is updated weekly.
Más de 450 publicaciones académicas de América Latina, Portugal y España que cubren todas las áreas temáticas principals. La base de datos se actualiza semanalmente.
Shelved in the Periodicals Reading Room on the main floor.
L'Express: French language News Magazine
- Print edition call number: AP20.E296
- L'Express Online
El Diario: Spanish Language Newspaper
- Current issue is on display in the newspaper racks
- El Diario NY Online
Der Spiegel: German Language News Magazine
China Daily: China's national English-language Newspaper
Current issue is on display in the newspaper racks; most recent three months kept.
Macroview Weekly : News for Chinese and Taiwanese communities living overseas, published by the Overseas Chinese Affairs Commission. Bilingual.
Current issues is on display in the newspaper racks
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