From Michaelmas Term 2008, we'll be highlighting links to new or particularly interesting Oxford e-resources in the subject area on our e-Resources page.
We've started with links to:
EMIS – Emerging Markets Information Service: Business intelligence for emerging markets, including Latin and Central America; top news stories in English and Spanish updated daily, plus company profiles, macroeconomic stats, market indices and more. Available within Oxford domain only
Latinobarómetro: Annual public opinion survey, conducted in 18 countries in Latin America, representing more than 400 million people and involving around 19,000 interviews on questions covering opinions, attitudes and behaviour across a wide range of economic and social issues. To access data, click on "Login" at top of page, then "Login via UK federation", select University of Oxford from the drop-down menu and proceed with registration using your Oxford Username Single Sign-On details
vLex: Database of over 10 million legal documents from around the world, including Latin America. Typically the site offers official gazettes, law codes, legislation and law reports. Some material is exclusive to the site, which incorporates advanced search tools and a multilingual interface. Available within Oxford domain only. For more information about vLex and other Law Library resources, visit the library's blog