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Resource Guide:
Spanish Linguistics

Sample Call Numbers

Topic Call Number
General LinguisticsP 1-85
Language, Linguistic Theory, Comparative GrammarP 101-401
SemanticsP 325-325.5
Spanish languagePC 4001-4977
History of SpainDP 1-402
Modern Spain (since 1479)DP 161-272.4
MexicoF 1201-1392
South AmericaF 2201-3799

Sample Subject Headings

Start by searching the catalog by keyword. Use whatever terms you think best describe your topic. When you find a record that matches what you are looking for, view the record and see what subject headings were used. Then search again using that term as a subject search.

  • Spanish language
  • Spanish language - dialects
  • Spanish language - dictionaries
  • Spanish language - alphabet
  • Spanish language - Mexico
  • Spanish language - Spain
  • Spain
  • Manners and customs - Spain
  • Mexico

Sample Materials at Von Canon Library

Title Call Number
Iberia and the Americas: Culture, Politics, and HistoryCredo Reference database
A history of the Spanish languagePC 4101 .P46
Pop Culture Latin America! Media, Arts, and LifestyleCredo Reference database
Breve diccionario etimolgico de la lengua castellanaPC 4580 .C58 1961
Varieties of Spanish in the United StatesPC 4826 .L56
Variation and change in Spanishe-Book
The politics of language in the Spanish-speaking worlde-Book
Spain : the root and the flower : a history of the civilization of SpainDP 48 .C87

Research Databases

Relevant Journals and Magazines

  • Studies in Hispanic and Lusophone Linguistics
  • Dialogo de la Lengua
  • Estudios filologicos
  • Literatura y linguistica
  • Onomazein : journal of Linguistics, Philology
  • Revista de dialectologia y tradiciones populares
  • Revista de filologia espanola
  • Espanol Actual

These are just examples. To find more, or to look for a specific journal or periodical, search our Journals.

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