Off-Campus? Then Don't Forget These Steps (And Great Tips In General)
Set up the UF VPN: When you're off campus, you will need to use the UF VPN software to access electronic databases, journals and books.
Use a Proxy Server: This option is great if you are only doing a fast search.
Search the library catalog for books or journal titles: Links to online books and journals are also contained within the catalog.
Search subject databases to find articles in journals: If you are trying to decide which database is appropriate for your research, look at the list of databases listed on the Databases and Journals Tab.
This database is the world’s most comprehensive collection of dissertations and theses from around the world, spanning from 1743 to the present day and offering full text for graduate works added since 1997, along with selected full text for works written prior to 1997.
A great online resource for the study and teaching of literature in English. It is a fully integrated service that combines the texts of over 355,000 literary works with a vast library of key criticism and reference resources.
Com a publicação do Vocabulário Ortográfico Comum da Língua Portuguesa, a plataforma do Portal da Língua Portuguesa e os dados recursos nele disponibilizados serão, até maio de 2015, alvo de alterações pontuais.
The Handbook is a bibliography on Latin America consisting of works selected and annotated by scholars. Edited by the Hispanic Division of the Library of Congress, the multidisciplinary Handbook alternates annually between the social sciences and the humanities.
HAPI provides complete bibliographic citations to the contents of scholarly journals published around the world on Latin America and the Caribbean since 1970. Their coverage includes everything from political, economic, and social issues to the arts and humanities.
It contains over 10,000 unique URLs, one of the largest guides for Latin American content on the Internet. LANIC's mission is to facilitate access to Internet-based information to, from, or on Latin America.