Academic Resources & Collections

DLLACS collects and redirect users to academic journals, digital collections, archives, libraries, and centers devoted to sports, physical activities research, and games in Latin America and the Caribbean spread across the continent and beyond.  While some of these journals are in open access, others require subscription. You will need to consult with each organization for guidelines and rules in accessing some of these materials. 

  • Béisbol 101

    Statistics, chronicles, images and other resources on Puerto Rican baseball in the archipelago, the Caribbean, and the US Major Leagues.
  • CLACSO (Consejo Latinoamericano de Ciencias Sociales) - Red de Bibliotecas Virtuales de Ciencias Sociales en America Latina y el Caribe

    The CLACSO Digital Repository is a collaborative initiative that disseminates the production of the network of associated centers and CLACSO programs since 1998. Content includes: articles, working documents, books, papers and thesis, audiovisual productions, online radios, audio files, and photographic collections. (Fragment taken from website) They have a variety of items about sports that relates back to the DLLACS collection. This item has been collected by the DLLACS collection at the Latin American & Caribbean Studies Library.
  • Research Guide to Latin American and Caribbean Sport: Home

    Research guide made for researchers at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, but has some relevant information for a wider audience. Some databases are only accessible for authorized users at U of I.
  • Latin American Network Information Center (LANIC)

    LANIC's mission is to facilitate access to Internet-based information to, from, or on Latin America. LANIC's editorially reviewed directories contain over 10,000 unique URLs, one of the largest guides for Latin American content on the Internet. This item has been collected by the DLLACS collection at the Latin American & Caribbean Studies Library.
  • The H-Sport Archive Project

    The H-Sport Archive Project provides information about archival collections that are of interest to sport scholars. This item has been collected by the DLLACS collection at the Latin American & Caribbean Studies Library.
  • Centro Esportivo Virtual

    The Centro Esportivo Virtual is a site of Gestão do Conhecimento em Educação Física, Esportes e Lazer. The site serves as a portal of national and international sports, information, attending sportsmen and students with a general interest to researchers and professionals of the area. This item has been collected by the DLLACS collection at the Latin American & Caribbean Studies Library.
  • Digital Archive of Latin American and Caribbean Ephemera

    The Digital Archive of Latin American and Caribbean Ephemera is a steadily growing repository containing a previously unavailable subset of Princeton’s Latin American Ephemera Collection as well as newly acquired materials being digitized and added on an ongoing basis. This item has been collected by the DLLACS collection at the Latin American & Caribbean Studies Library.
  • Patrimônio Esportivo

    The website provides the access to "Patrimônio Esportivo", an ongoing project with Patrimônio Cultural Esportivo linked to Sport: Laboratório de História do Esporte e do Lazer do Programa de Pós-Graduação em História Comparada da Universidade Federal do Rio de Janeiro (PPGHC/IH/UFRJ). The purpose of "Patrimônio Esportivo" is to identify and map the geographical distribution of sports in Rio during the 19th century. This item has been collected by the DLLACS collection at the Latin American & Caribbean Studies Library.
  • Jit!: La Actualidad del Deporte Cubano

    The website provides the access to various publications made by Jit!: La Actualidad del Deporte Cubano. The newspaper includes recent information and articles about baseball, basketball, athletes and other information. This item has been collected by the DLLACS collection at the Latin American & Caribbean Studies Library.
  • Acción: Revista Cubana de la Cultura Física

    Acción: Revista Cubana de la Cultura Física its a Cuban journal of physical culture. It was founded in 1985 and is edited by the Fajardo University of Physical Culture and Sport Sciences, in coordination with the National Institute of Sports, Physical Education and Recreation. This item has been collected by the DLLACS collection at the Latin American & Caribbean Studies Library.
  • Centro de Documentación del Deporte y la Recreación (CEDDyR)

    The mission of the Centro de Documentación del Deporte y la Recreación (CEDDyR) is to conserve, organize and recover the bibliographic and hemerographic material related to these topics. In its collection you can consult topics of medicine, nutrition, psychology, philosophy, pedagogy, sociology, law, architecture, anthropometry, etc. This item has been collected by the DLLACS collection at the Latin American & Caribbean Studies Library.
  • Digital Collections of the Ibero-American Institute

    The Digital Collections contain all the digitalized publications of the Ibero-American Institute. You can search the digitalized objects or you may access the different collections. If you want to save the results of your search and exchange them with other users, or annotate the digitalized objects you are working with, you have to use the "login" and create your personal user account. Furthermore, you can create your own virtual bookshelf. This item has been collected by the DLLACS collection at the Latin American & Caribbean Studies Library.

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