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Princeton University. Library
Environment and Ecology in Chile, II
Latin American Ephemera Collections
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4 boxes and 2 linear feet
Storage Note:
review: Boxes 1-4; 001; 002; 003; 004
Spanish; Castilian


The materials included in this collection cover multiple aspects related to the environment and ecology in Chile. Types of materials include pamphlets, flyers, reports, and research papers published mostly by non-governmental organizations concerned with the protection of the environment, and by government agencies. The bulk of the material was published between the late 1990s and the early 2000s.

Collection Description & Creator Information


The collection, published primarily in Chile in the capital, Santiago, concerns environmental and ecological issues, especially pertaining to the Andes, rainforest, jungle and its relationship with urban areas, industry and development. Special topics include conservation of land, species and natural resources; pollution, contamination and decontamination efforts; water, air and forestry and mining issues; and law and public policy, legislative and political action and recycling and waste management. Several government organizations and ministries have contributed, as well as non-government organizations, and international environment action groups such as Greenpeace.


The ephemera are divided into broad subject areas, which are subdivided and alphabetized by publisher.

Collection History

Processing Information:

This collection was processed by Aimée Contreras, Ana Cordovil, Lauren Hooten and Amanda Post Whitehead in 2005. Finding aid written by Aimée Contreras, Ana Cordovil, Lauren Hooten, Amanda Post Whitehead in 2005.

Access & Use

Access Restrictions:

GF532.C5 E584 1992

The Latin American ephemera collections are open for research use.

Originals are stored offsite at the ReCAP facility. Microfilm surrogates can be consulted in Microforms Service, Firestone Library (

Conditions for Reproduction and Use:

No restrictions. Researchers are responsible for determining any copyright questions.

Credit this material:

Environment and Ecology in Chile, II; Latin American Ephemera Collections, Princeton University Library

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Firestone Library
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Princeton, NJ 08544, USA
(609) 258-5964

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Alternative Form Available:


MICROFILM 7825 (Master printing copy. Available for reproduction only.)

Related Material:

Additional material related to the subjects addressed in this collection can be found in the collections listed below. For a complete list of Latin American ephemera collections, consult the Guide to the Princeton University Latin American Microfilm Collections (call number: Z1610 .G842 1993) and subsequent supplements.

Environment and Ecology in Chile, I: pamphlets, 1990-1994

Urban Conditions in Chile, 1977-1994

Subject Terms:
Conservation of natural resources -- Chile.
Ecology -- Chile.
Environmental education -- Chile.
Environmental policy -- Chile.
Environmental protection -- Chile.
Forest management -- Chile.
Forest protection -- Chile.
Non-governmental organizations -- Chile.
Recycling (waste, etc.) -- Chile.
Sustainable development -- Chile.