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Hispanic Reading Room (Area Studies, Library of Congress)

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The Hispanic Reading Room serves as the primary access point for research relating to those parts of the world encompassing the geographical areas of the Caribbean, Latin America, and Iberia; the indigenous cultures of those areas; and peoples throughout the world historically influenced by Luso-Hispanic heritage, including Latinos in the U.S., and peoples of Portuguese or Spanish heritage in Africa, Asia, and Oceania.

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Location and Hours:
Thomas Jefferson Bldg., Room LJ240
101 Independence Ave, SE
Washington, D.C. 20540-4850- Find us

Weekdays: 8:30am - 5:00pm
Closed Weekends and Federal Holidays

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Link to Handbook of Latin American StudiesHandbook of Latin American Studies Online, an annotated bibliography from 1936 to the present.

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  July 16, 2015
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