La gran enciclopédia de Puerto Rico. 14 vols. Madrid: Ediciones R, 1976.
Each volume covers one or two broad subjects, including history, politics, poetry, short stories, novels, theater, music, fine arts, architecture, law, education, and flora and fauna. Two of the volumes provide information on the municipalities of Puerto Rico and on notable persons.
qF 1954 G72 LAC -- Latin American Reference Collection
El libro de Puerto Rico 1983. Antonio Quiñones Calderón, editor. San Juan: Ediciones Nuevas de Puerto Rico, 1983.
Describes the organizational function and objectives of the branches and agencies of government, and of public corporations. Also provides biographical information for political figures including elected governors. Gives basic information on the politics and history of the island, and provides a list of holidays.
F 1954 L52 1983 LAC -- Benson Collection stacks
Rosario, Ruben del. Breve enciclopédia de la cultura puertorriqueña. San Juan: Editorial Cordillera, 1976.
Collection of brief articles discussing general topics (e. g. culture, education, politics, media, etc.), events, personalities, and institutions of importance in Puerto Rican culture and history. Includes photographs.
F 1954 R67 LAC -- Benson Collection stacks
Tesauro de datos históricos de Puerto Rico. Preparado bajo la dirección de Adolfo D. Hostos. 4 vols. Rio Piedras: Editorial de la Universidad de Puerto Rico, 1990-.
Monumental work compiled by Puerto Rico's official historian. Indexes books, reports, journals, newspapers and other materials. Covers multiple events, terms, concepts, locations, institutions and personalities related to all aspects of Puerto Rican history. The four volumes cover from A to R. The missing volume has not yet been published.
F 1971 T47 1990 LAC -- Latin American Reference Collection
Castro Arroyo, María de los Angeles. Los primeros pasos: una bibliografía para empezar a investigar la historia de Puerto Rico. 2» ed. Rio Piedras, PR: Ediciones Huracán, 1987.
A guide to initiate historical research on the island of Puerto Rico. Covers both primary and secondary sources. Also includes essays on historical research.
F 1971 Z99 C37 1987 LAC -- Latin American Reference Collection
Cevallos, Elena E. Puerto Rico. Oxford: Clio, 1985. (World Bibliographical Series v. 52)
Annotated entries are arranged by subjects such as history, geography, economy, politics, culture, living conditions, and others. Also lists reference sources, newspapers, and periodicals.
Z 1551 C492 1985 LAC -- Latin American Reference Collection
Fowlie-Flores, Fay. Annotated Bibliography of Puerto Rican Bibliographies. New York: Greenwood Press, 1990.
This comprehensive annotated bibliography of bibliographies includes general works and special topics such as art, biography, economy, education, folklore, law, librarianship, literature, science, politics, women, sociology and others. Also lists bibliographies about Puerto Ricans in the United States.
Z 1551 F69 1990 LAC -- Latin American Reference Collection
Puerto Rican Research and Resources Center. The Puerto Ricans: An Annotated Bibliography. New York: Bowker, 1973.
Includes monographs, periodical literature, government documents and audiovisual materials on all subjects related to Puerto Rico. Coverage from pre-Columbian times to the recent past.
Z 1551 P84 LAC -- Benson Collection stacks
Hill, Marnesba D. and Harold B. Schleifer. Puerto Rican Authors: A Biobibliographic Handbook. Metuchen, NJ: Scarecrow Press, 1974.
Gives biobibliographical information about 251 Puerto Rican authors from 1493 to recent times. Introductory section discusses Puerto Rican literature in general.
Z 1556 H55 LAC -- Latin American Reference Collection
Thompson, Donald and Annie Figueroa de Thompson. Music and Dance in Puerto Rico from the Age of Columbus to Modern Times: An Annotated Bibliography. Metuchen, NJ: Scarecrow Press, 1991.
This bibliography provides 995 references to books, chapters and sections of books, academic theses and dissertations, and articles appearing in journals and magazines that deal with music and dance in Puerto Rico.
ML 125 P8 T55 1991 LAC -- Benson Collection stacks
Business Puerto Rico. Santurce, PR: Puerto Rico Almanacs, Inc.
Articles on the economy, particular sectors, industries and specific companies. Quarterly.
HC 154.5 B874 LAC -- Benson Collection stacks
Caribbean Business. Santurce: Casiano Communications, 197?-.
Weekly publication in tabloid format covering business and economic news in Puerto Rico and occasionally the region. Contains a section offering financial data.
qHF 1851 C265 LAC -- Current issues located in the Periodicals Reading Area; others in Benson Collection stacks.
Country Profile: Dominican Republic, Haiti, Puerto Rico. London: EIU, The Economist Intelligence Unit, 1986-.
An annual publication offering up-to-date background information on political and economic conditions of the Greater Antilles (except Cuba) including Puerto Rico. Also provides basic data and statistical tables.
HC 151 A6 C686 LAC -- Current issues located in the Periodicals Reading Area; others in Benson Collection stacks.
Country Report: Cuba, Dominican Republic, Haiti, Puerto Rico. London: EIU, The Economist Intelligence Unit, 1986-.
A quarterly which analyzes the current political and economic climate of the Greater Antilles including Puerto Rico. Monitors recent events, placing them in the context of the country's present conditions. Offers short term (up to two years) political and economic projections.
HC 151 Q23 LAC -- Current issues located in the Periodicals Reading Area; others in Benson Collection stacks.
Progress in Puerto Rico. Progreso en Puerto Rico. San Juan: Banco Popular de Puerto Rico. 1965-. Quarterly.
Gives a brief outlook for the Puerto Rican economy, reviews the conditions of different sectors, and presents basic economic indicators.
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Puerto Rico Business Review. San Juan: Government Development Bank for Puerto Rico, 1976-. Bimonthly.
Presents the government's perspective on the economy and its strategies. Reviews economic trends, industries, and other related areas.
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Puerto Rico Monthly Economic Indicators. Indicadores económicos mensuales de Puerto Rico. San Juan: Government Development Bank for Puerto Rico, 1983-.
Discusses the highlights of the month in Puerto Rico's economy. Offers basic statistical data on the various sectors of the economy.
HC 154.5 P837 LAC -- Benson Collection stacks
Cadilla, José Francisco. Elementos de geografía de Puerto Rico. San Juan: Editorial Librotex, 1988.
Covers physical features, soils, population, weather, flora and fauna, natural resources, and economic geography. Also gives detailed information on all of Puerto Rico's municipalities.
F 1965.3 C3 1988 LAC -- Latin American Reference Collection
Directorio estadístico. San Juan: Gobierno de Puerto Rico, Junta de Planificación, 1994.
Provides basic information on the government agencies producing statistical data. Includes name of a contact person, phone and fax numbers.
JL 1041 A112 D47 1994 LAC-- Benson Collection stacks
Statistical Abstract of the United States. This annual statistical compilation, prepared by the U. S. Bureau of the Census, includes Puerto Rico in the section entitled "Outlying Areas." It is available in print format at several campus libraries (HA 202 U572), and in an electronic format at: http://www.census.gov/prod/2/gen/96statab/96statab.html
Ceteris paribus. Mayagez, PR: Departamento de Economía, Recinto Universitario de Mayagez, Universidad de Puerto Rico, 1991-.
The scholarly articles in this publication frequently though not exclusively deal with economic and social conditions in Puerto Rico. Most articles are in Spanish, with some in English.
HB 9 C454 LAC -- Benson Collection stacks
Exégesis. Humacao, PR: Colegio Universitario de Humacao, Universidad de Puerto Rico, 1986-.
Scholarly articles on literature, art, and history. Focus on Puerto Rico and Latin America in general. Contains illustrations.
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Homines. San Juan: Departamento de Ciencias Sociales, Universidad Interamericana, Recinto de San Juan, 1977-.
Scholarly research, essays, book reviews. Has an interdisciplinary approach dealing with all of the social sciences, history, culture, and other areas. Focuses on works related to Puerto Rico and all of Latin America. Contains illustrations.
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El Nuevo Día. San Juan: El Día Inc. Daily.
Includes news, editorials, social and political commentary, business news, culture, entertainment, employment opportunities, classifieds and sports. This daily has a reputation for subtly favoring statehood for Puerto Rico.
Current issues located in the Periodicals Reading Area; others in Room 3N
Op. cit.: boletín del Centro de Investigaciones Históricas. Rio Piedras: Facultad de Humanidades, Departamento de Historia, Universidad de Puerto Rico, 1986-.
Publishes scholarly historical and theoretical research. Includes articles on methodology, sources of information, resources, and new research.
F 1951 O6 LAC -- Benson Collection stacks
Pensamiento crítico. Rio Piedras: Ediciones Pensamiento Crítico, 197?-.
Publication of socialist orientation advocating Puerto Rico's full political independence from the United States. Contains political commentary, and labor and social movement news.
F 1951 P467 LAC -- Benson Collection stacks
Revista de ciencias sociales. Rio Piedras: Facultad de Ciencias Sociales, Universidad de Puerto Rico, 1957-.
Scholarly social science research and book reviews. Contains some illustrations.
G305 R3273 LAC -- Benson Collection stacks
Revista del Centro de Estudios Avanzados de Puerto Rico y el Caribe. San Juan: Centro de Estudios Avanzados de Puerto Rico y el Caribe, 1985-.
Scholarly articles on history and culture, essays, book reviews. Contents focus mainly though not exclusively on Puerto Rico. Published twice a year.
F 1951 R484 LAC -- Benson Collection stacks