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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.

To find streaming videos, search/browse relevant topics in
Films on Demand: World Languages
To find Spanish-language movies in LINK+

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.

Primary, secondary and tertiary sources

The definition of a primary, secondary, or tertiary source may vary depending upon the discipline or context. Here are some examples in Humanities and Social Sciences

Primary, Secondary, and Tertiary sources (SMC Library)

Comparative Literature: primary, secondary & tertiary sources (Yale University Library)

Primary, Secondary & Tertiary Sources (EasyBib)

Primary v. secondary sources (YouTube)

How to write an annotated bibliography

Annotated Bibliographies tutorial (SMC Library)

SPAN 102 library worksheet
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