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The Global South

South America from NASA's Blue Marble (1997)

[ Link to Global Perspectives - Site Guide - INTB 3000 ]

Link to Global Energy Management - GEMM 6000 ]

Global South Definition

"The Global South refers to the countries of the rest of the world, most of which are located in the Southern Hemisphere, in South and Central America, Africa and Asia. Source:  Harold Damerow, Union County College, Cranford, New Jersey.

Project Muse - The Global South  - Introductory Topics

African Journals Online (AJOL) - Articles not in Auraria Library may be borrowed, if available, via Interlibrary Loan or purchased through this database.

Asia-Studies Full Text Online   Full-text reports covering 53 Asian Pacific countries on a variety of business, government, economic, and social issues.

Cambridge Journals Online - access to 200+ journals published by Cambridge University Press. Journals represented are from a wide range of disciplines:

"Declining Inequality in Latin America in the 2000s":  - The Cases of Argentina, Brazil and Mexico” Lustig, Nora; Lopez-Calva, Luis F.; Juarez, Eduardo Ortiz. World Bank Policy Research Working Paper, No. WPS 6248, July 16, 2012.

Image Credit: South America - NASA - GOES Satellite (1997)

Ethnic News Watch (ProQuest) - Full text articles in English and Spanish from Ethnic and Minority newspapers, journals and magazines. Searchable in English or Spanish.

eHRAF World Cultures - A cross-cultural database that contains information on all aspects of cultural and social life.

Environmental Sciences and Pollution Management - Scientific journals, conference proceedings, reports, monographs, books and government publications.  Includes TOXLINE and Conference papers index.

Europa World - Political and economic information in over 250 countries and territories, from Afghanistan to Zimbabwe.

Google Scholar (Login Required)  Use Google Scholar to easily connect to Auraria Library databases and journals and retrieve journal articles from peer-reviewed, academic resources. 

HLAS Online "Handbook of Latin American Studies,"  - is a bibliography on Latin America consisting of works selected and annotated by scholars. Edited by the Hispanic Division of the Library of Congress.

Informe (Revistas en Espanol)  - Investiga las noticias y eventos mas actuales, la informacion de negocios del momento, los arteculos de salud mas importantes, temas de cultura popular y muchas otras materias incluidas en las revistas hispanas mas populares.

Mexican- American Community:  Data Research Roundup - Current research on Mexican Americans, migration issues and immigrants. 

OFFSTATS - Official Statistics on the Web (University of Auckland Library) - Free statistics from official sources on the web. Some specialised databases are only available to the University of Auckland staff and students. Web links are arranged by country, region or subject.

PAIS International - Index to public policy, social policy, and social science documents from journals, books, government publications and other resources.

Pew Global Attitudes Project - Attitudes in every region toward globalization, trade and an increasingly connected world; to measure changes in attitudes toward democracy and other key issues

Pew Hispanic Center - the Pew Hispanic Center is a nonpartisan research organization that seeks to improve understanding of the U.S. Hispanic population and to chronicle Latinos’ growing impact on the nation. The Center does not take positions on policy issues. It is a nonpartisan “fact tank” in Washington, DC that provides information on the issues, attitudes and trends shaping America and the world.

Redalyic - (Universidad Autonoma de Estado de Mexico)  La Red de Revistas Cientificas de America Latina y el Caribe, Espana y Portugal es un proyecto impulsado por la Universidad Autonoma de Estado de Mexico (UAEM), con el objetivo de contribuir a la difusion de la actividad cientifica editorial que se produce en y sobre Iberoamerica. An index to Latin American journals, in spanish.

Sage Journals Online  Journals in Business, Humanities, Social Sciences, and Science, Technology and Medicine.

Shorenstein Center on the Press, Politics and Public Policy

The Center strives to bridge the gap between journalists and scholars, and between them and the public, through teaching and research at the Kennedy School of Government and its program of visiting fellows, conferences and initiatives

SpringerLink -  Scientific, technical and engineering journals and ebooks from architecture and planning to environmental studies, law, business economics and social sciences.

Taylor and Francis Online Journals  - fulltext electronic journals in most subject areas, including arts, humanities, sciences, social sciences, education, history, engineering, medicine, business, economics, psychology.

Wiley Online Library - Scientific, technical and engineering journals from agriculture to veterinary sciences,  (A-Z)

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