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Coffee in Latin America and the Caribbean: A Research Guide


Spreading coffee beans in Brazil. 1940. Library of Congress Prints and Photographs Division.

Access to many contemporary and historical resources about coffee culture, especially newspapers and journals, is provided through a wide variety of searchable databases. These databases index information about agriculture, Latin America and the Caribbean, historical data, contemporary reports, economic development, and more.

The subscription resources marked with a padlock are available to researchers on-site at the Library of Congress. If you are unable to visit the Library, you may be able to access these resources through your local public or academic library.