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Resource Guide:

Sample Call Numbers

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

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.

  • 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

Sample Materials at Von Canon Library

Title Call Number
201 Spanish verbs fully conjugated in all the tensesPC 4271 .K4
The big red book of Spanish idiomse-Book
Contemporary Spanish cultural studiese-Book
La cuentista: traditional tales in Spanish and EnglishPS 3566 .I438 S63
Burning water: thought and religion in ancient MexicoF 1219.3 .R38 S43
Democracy in Mexico: peasant rebellion and political reformF 1236 .L32 1995
South American mythologyREMOTE F 2230.1 .R3 O8
The music of ArgentinaML 231 .L8 M8

Research Databases

Relevant Journals and Magazines

  • 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

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

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