Sergio consulted the Milwaukee County Historical Society, the State Historical Society, and the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee Archives. There is also great information available through the Milwaukee Public Library.
Presents research on the immigrant & ethnic history of the North American people; migration, adjustment & assimilation, group relations, politics, culture & group identity; for members of the Immigration History Society.
The Ethnic Cultures of America compiles information about ethnic diversity, the people of the United States, more than 100 different ethnic groups, something about their cultures, traditions and religions, and more. It explains cultural practices that continue today and, for the most part, are respected by those who know about them.
Since the passage of the Homeland Security Act of 2002, the Office of Immigration Statistics (OIS) has responsibility to carry out two statutory requirements: 1) to collect and disseminate to Congress and the public data and information useful in evaluating the social, economic, environmental, and demographic impact of immigration laws; and 2) to establish standards of reliability and validity for immigration statistics collected by the Department’s operational Components.
Index of multidisciplinary research related to the Spanish- and Portuguese-speaking Western Hemisphere.
Covers political, social and economic issues as well as the humanities including literature, art, religion, etc. Includes bibliographic citations to both English language and Spanish language articles, book reviews, documents, and other materials appearing in over 400 key social sciences and humanities journals published throughout the world. 1970 to present.
Broad collection of full-text scholarly journals (approximately 2700 titles). Discipline coverage uneven and usually does not include the most-recent three years.
Use our library catalog to search for books and journals on your own! You can play around with keyword or subject heading searches by utilizing the "search by" dropdown menu. Try keywords such as "immigration," "United States," or a name of a city or country!