Professional Associations

These websites represent selected scholarly societies and professional associations based in Brazil, Latin America, North America, and Europe that foster academic research on Brazilian and Latin American topics. These sites provide researchers with valuable academic announcements and information on conferences, research projects, scholarly debates, online bibliographies, and directories to other institutions in the academic community, both within Brazil and abroad.


ABA: Associação Brasileira de Antropologia

ABCP: Associação Brasileira de Ciência Política

ABEP: Associação Brasileira de Estudos Populacionais

ABHO: Associação Brasileira de História Oral

ABHR: Associação Brasileira de História das Religiões

ABI: Associação Brasileira de Imprensa

ABPHE: Associação Brasileira de Pesquisadores em História Econômica

ANPOCS: Associação Nacional de Pós-Gradação e Pesquisa em Ciências Sociais

ANPUH: Associação Nacional de História

SBPH: Sociedade Brasileira de Pesquisa Histórica

SBS: Sociedade Brasileira de Sociologia


CEISAL: Consejo Europeo de Investigaciones Sociales de América Latina

NALACS: Netherlands Association of Latin American and Caribbean Studies

SLAS: Society for Latin American Studies

Latin America

ALAS: Asociación Latinoamericana de Sociología

CLACSO: Consejo Latinoamericano de Ciencias Sociales

FLACSO: Facultad Latinoamericana de Ciencias Sociales

North America

BRASA: Brazilian Studies Association

CALACS: Canadian Association for Latin American and Caribbean Studies

CLAH: Conference on Latin American History

LASA: Latin American Studies Association

SALALM: Seminar on the Acquisitions of Latin American Library Materials