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Language Study Resources for Students of Spanish



Vistas  (Textbook Reserves 468.2 B598)

Cambridge history of the Romance languages (online in Cambridge Histories Online)

A reference grammar of Spanish (online in ebrary)

Enciclopedia del español en los Estados Unidos (460.973 L881)

Using Spanish synonyms (online in ebrary)

Spanish verbs made simple(r)
(online in ebrary)

Gramática para la composición (468.2 W590)

The sounds of Spanish (461.5 H860)

The ultimate Spanish phrase finder (online in ebrary)

Spanish vocabulary : an etymological approach (468.2 B785)

750 Spanish verbs and their uses (Ref 468.2 Z14)

A brief history of the Spanish language (online in ebrary)


Destinos: an introduction to Spanish (DVD S488)
This series uses the popular telenovela format to present vocabulary, structures, and functions in a natural, conversational way. 26 episodes on 7 discs.

Living Language Spanish (Disc CD545)

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Spanish Dictionaries

Larousse gran diccionario : inglés-español, español-inglés (Ref 463.2 L328)

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Spanish language -- Dictionaries

Subject-specific dictionaries

The Routledge Spanish bilingual dictionary of psychology and psychiatry (Ref 150.3 K141a)

English-Spanish dictionary of plant biology (online in ebrary)

Saltshaker Spanish: English-Spanish food & wine dictionary (463.1 P422)

The Oxford business Spanish dictionary



Discover articles and books from many of our databases.


A subject index for books and articles published on modern languages, literatures, folklore, and linguistics

Indexes articles, book reviews, documents, original literary works, and analyses of current political, economic, and social from more than 500 key social science and humanities journals published throughout the world. Focus on Central and South America, Mexico, Brazil, the Caribbean basin, the United States-Mexico border region, and Hispanics/Latinos in the United States.

A full-text collection of the newspapers, magazines and journals of the ethnic, minority and native press

Videos in Spanish

To find movies in your language in Albert, click here to search by Call Number:

Then click the Limit/Sort button in Albert and select your language from the LANGUAGE menu on the right.

You can use the Albert pull-down menu if you want to sort this list into a different order, for example sort by Reverse Year to see the most recent releases first.
You can borrow movies or watch them at the Library.

LINK+ has a lot of foreign-language movies, but does not have the same options described above for searching by DVD or VHS.
To find Spanish-language movies in LINK+, try a Subject search for e.g.  "Motion pictures, Spanish".  Then use the Limit/Sort option to choose Language.

Streaming videos

Films on Demand: World Languages

VAST academic video online : Literature & language


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