Following is a selection of books in the Foothill Library on Latino history and culture. To find more books on these subjects, try subject searches using the following terms:
Art, Latin American
Use OneSearch to find books and e-books, videos, articles, digital media, and more. Make sure you sign-in with your CWID to get the best user experience. To search for books in the library's print collection, choose "Library Catalog" from the drop-down menu as shown below:
Once you click on a book's title from the list of search results, you'll see the following information:
Books that are available to be checked out are located in the STACKS. Ask a librarian to point you in the right direction.
The following instructions are a quick introduction on how to find, organize, and share films from Films on Demand. At the end, there is also a link to a pdf from Films on Demand with more detailed instructions that you can download or print. To see frequently asked questions on how to use Films on Demand, click on the FAQ tab above.
TO FIND VIDEOS
SEARCHING: You can search for videos by entering keywords, phrases or titles into the textbox on the main page. To perform more complex searches that combine terms, click "advanced search."
BROWSING BY SUBJECT: You can also browse videos by subject. From the main page, click the three bar icon on the top left of the screen. This will open the menu with the list of subjects that you can use to find relevant videos.
TO SAVE & ORGANIZE VIDEOS
SAVING VIDEOS: To save videos to a personal folder, click on "Add to" and the plus icon below the video. From your search results, the icon will appear under the description. From the view video page, it will appear under the video player. After clicking the icon, it will ask you to add the video to an existing folder or to create a new one.
ORGANIZING VIDEOS: To access and organize the videos that you have saved, click on your profile name and then "My Content."
Once you have accessed your content folders, you can rearrange the videos in the list by clicking the "Actions" dropbox on the right. They can also be automatically sorted by title, video type and creation date by clicking on those fields at the top of the list.
TO SHARE VIDEOS
SHARING VIDEOS: To share a video from your content folder, use the Action dropdown to select Share. To share a video from your search results, click the share icon under the video description.
A window will open with a form for emailing the video. You can also click the Embed video tab to access a link to the video or code that you can embed in your website.