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There is no list of Latin American videos held in the Penn libraries, nor is there a search that will capture all videos that are Latin American. Leaving aside the issue of what constitutes "Latin American" (films made in Latin America? produced by Latin Americans? treating Latin American themes?, etc.), one can create a useful list with a number of different search strategies.
One option is to do a keyword expert search in Franklin
Use the word "videorecording" and combine it with a word or words that often appear as subject headings for films. For example, theatrical films generally have the subject heading "motion pictures, [adjective of country name]" (e.g., "Motion pictures, Cuban") and documentaries might have subject headings such as "Music-Cuba."
Here are some search examples:
"subject" limits the keyword search to the subject field.
"*" truncates the search word.
(To learn more about keyword expert searching click here.)
Use VCat, which excludes all non-video records from Franklin.
Browse VCat using facets:
Video collections on campus