Friday October 9th 2015




‘Question of the Month’ Archives

April Question

Is there an up-to-date list of library/documentation/information science publications for Latin America?  If not, might we cobble one together by contribution?

Question for March

A recent publication of the correspondence of Joaquin Edwards Bello calls attention to the Archivo del Escritor at the Biblioteca Nacional de Chile .  Are there other such repositories for Latin American writers?

Question of the month: February 2012

What criteria are we using to evaluate documentary films, especially those that we can’t preview before buying?

Question of the Month: January 2012

Which Latin American statistical websites have you found most useful?

Question of the Month: December 2011

How can we reduce the time that the SALALM conference requires?





Question of the Month: November 2011

What is the significance of TIPNIS?

Straight from Bolivia, our very own David Block fills us in!





Question of the Month: October 2011

How can I consistently and reliably get census publications from Latin American countries?

Question of the Month: September 2011

I’ve just been assigned Latin America as part of my responsibilities. Where can I read an overview of acquisitions and collection development for the region?

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