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Use the phrase Hispanic American (used by catalogers rather than Latino/Latina) as well as more specific terms such as Mexican American or Salvadoran American
E 184 .M5 - Mexican Americans
E 184 .S75 - Latino/a Americans
PS 153 .M56 - Latino/a American literature
Books about specific Latino communities may be shelved with other books on that geographic area (e.g. Los Angeles, Texas, Minneapolis).
Encyclopedia Latina: History, Culture, and Society in the United States - Ref E 184 .S75 E587 2005
Covers Latinos in the United states in over 650 essays that tackle topics from baseball to Zorro, significant places, groups of people, event, and more. The fourth volume includes significant primary source documents.
Hispanic-American Almanac - Ref E 184 .S75 H557 2003
Includes an historical overview, information on Spanish explorers, selections from historical documents, and information n social and cultural issues.
Handbook of Hispanic Culture in the United States - Ref E184.S75 H365 1993
A survey of art, history, sociology, and anthropology of Hispanic Americans. Articles are lengthy and well-illustrated.
Oxford Encyclopedia of Latinos and Latinas in the United States - Ref E 184 .S75 O97 2005
Provides lengthy, scholarly articles on all aspects of the topic, including intellectual, social, cultural, and political issues.
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