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Resource Guide:
Spanish

Selected Call Numbers

Call numbers are the shelving locations for each item. Browsing in the following areas of the library will help you find materials for your topic.

Topic Call Number
Spanish languagePC 4001-4977
History of SpainDP 1-402
Spanish social life and customs; ethnographyDP 44-53
Modern Spain (since 1479(DP 161-272.4
MexicoF 1201-1392
Latin AmericaF 1401-1419
Central AmericaF 1421-1440
CubaF 1751-1854.9
South AmericaF 2201-3799
Spanish literaturePQ6001-8929
Hispanic authorsPQ 6271-5726

Selected Subject Headings

Subject headings are selected terms to represent a topic. Searching subject headings in the library catalog will bring the most complete list of results. Below are some example subject headings. More subject headings can be located in the red books at the reference desk.

  • Authors, Spanish
  • Spain, Civilization
  • Cookery, Spanish
  • Spanish fiction
  • Spanish language, dialects
  • Spanish folk songs
  • Spanish for beginners
  • Spanish newspapers
  • Spanish poetry
  • Spain, geography
  • Panama, history
  • Mexico
  • Venezuala, history
  • El Salvador, population
  • Central America
  • Manners and customs, Spain

Selected Materials at the Von Canon Library

Below are some selected materials in the library with their shelving locations. Browsing in the listed areas of the library will help you find more materials for your topic.

Title Call Number
201 Spanish verbs fully conjugated in all the tensesPC 4271 .K4
The big red book of Spanish idiomseBook
Contemporary Spanish cultural studieseBook
La cuentista: traditional tales in Spanish and EnglishPS 3566 .I438 S63 1993
South American mythologyREMOTE F 2230.1 .R3 O8
The music of ArgentinaML 231 .L8 M8
Spain : the root and the flower : an interpretation of Spain and the Spanish peopleDP 48 .C87 1985
Spain - Culture Smart! : The Essential Guide to Customs & CultureeBook
Spain : Be Fluent in Spanish Life and CultureeBook
A Political and Economic Dictionary of Latin AmericaeBook

Selected Research Databases

Selected Journals and Magazines

The following journals supply articles to the library’s databases. YOu can see if a specific journal supplies articles to our databases by searching the journal title on the library journal page.

  • Spanish in Context
  • Mexican Studies
  • Latin American Journal of Economics
  • Latin American Antiquity
  • Cuba News
  • Hispanic Times Magazine
  • Latin American Perspectives
  • Latin American Theater Review
  • Espanol Actual
  • Acta mexicana de ciencias sociales
  • Acta poetica
  • Anales - instituto Mexicano de Psiquiatria
  • Arqueologia Mexicana
  • Salud publica de Mexico
  • Literatura mexicana
  • Historia mexicana

Selected Websites and Digital Archives