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LGBT+ Pride Month

June is LGBT+ Pride Month, and we want to show off some items from our collection, both in print and digital to celebrate!

Celebrating AAPI Heritage in Latin American and the Caribbean

Asian Pacific American Heritage Month, May 2023 This month we honor Asian and Pacific Islander immigrants and communities in Latin America and the Caribbean with a book display and recommended readings drawn from our collection. Our books and periodicals reflect the varied experiences and origins of these communities, through history,…


Selected books from LACC for Women's History Month 2023.

Celebrating Cuba!

Selected books and activities in LACC during the month of October (2022).

On Colombian Cinema

Patrick James recently wrote a post "On Colombian Cinema" for the UF Special & Area Studies Collections blog.

El fútbol / O futebol / Le football

With international soccer competitions reaching their final stages this week, LACC would like to share a display with some of its material that relate to the world’s most popular sport. Our display is currently placed in the front of our reference desk, located in the 3rd floor of the Smathers…

The Jewish Diaspora Collection

The Jewish Diaspora Collection (JDoC) is a collaborative and cooperative digital library designed to preserve and provide wide access to Jewish heritage materials from Florida, Latin America and the Caribbean. Modeled on the Digital Library of the Caribbean, JDoC provides a host site and portal for digitized versions…