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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)

Breve historia de la lengua española


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)

To find more, search Albert by Subject:

Some keywords on Linguistics:

Spanish language -- Acquisition
Spanish language -- Discourse analysis
Spanish language -- Etymology
Spanish language -- Grammar
Spanish language -- Modality
Spanish language -- Phonetics
Spanish language -- Phonology
Spanish language -- Provincialisms -- Latin America
Spanish language -- Semantics
Spanish language -- Social aspects
Spanish language -- Spoken Spanish
Spanish language -- Study and teaching
Spanish language -- Syntax
Spanish language -- Variation
Spanish language -- Verb
Spanish language -- Versification
Spanish language -- Vocabulary

If you don't find enough in Albert, search these Subjects in LINK+

BBC Spanish (free Web)

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


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

History and Culture of Latin America