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Resources for SPANISH Language and Literature


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Library Databases

Research Database Locator
The University of Connecticut subscribes to over 240 Web-Based, commercially-produced research and citation databases. Most of these resources are limited to the University of Connecticut community.

Databases for Spanish Language and Literature

  • MLA International Bibliography
  • This Modern language Association product in an important first stop when doing literary criticism searches. Available only to members of the UConn community.
  • Ingenta
  • A citation database for 17,000 multidisciplinary journals. The REVEAL feature provides a user with the ability to set up a search profile and receive the citation results every week on email. Available to University of Connecticut faculty, staff and students.
  • JSTOR Essential scholarly journals in many academic fields, especially arts, literature, humanities, and biology. Excellent for searching Language and Literature material. Some back to early 1900s; most recent 2-5 years not available.
  • Handbook of Latin American Studies
  • An annotated bibliography of literature in the humanities and social sciences. Main emphasis is Latin America but include articles about Spain, Spanish and Literary relationships between Spain and Latin America.
  • Hispanic American Periodicals Index (HAPI)
  • Indexes over 500 journals covering political, economic, and social issues. Mostly in Spanish.
  • Literature Resource Center   The Resource Center includes Contemporary Authors Online, Contemporary Literary Criticism Select, and Dictionary of Literary Biography Online.
  • Pro-Quest Dissertation & Thesis  Indexes every doctoral dissertation completed in the U.S. at accredited institutions. Includes some master's theses and foreign language dissertations, 1861+> Full-text, 1997 to present.
  • Linguistics and Language Behavior Abstracts (LLBA)
  • Indexes scholarly articles in linguistics; language (speech sounds, sentence and word structure, meaning in language forms, spelling, phonetics); and speech, language, and hearing.

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Key Websites in Spanish and Portuguese

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Electronic Journals and Newspapers

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Societies, Associations, and Projects

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If you have questions or comments please contact:
Marisol Ramos, Liaison Librarian to

Spanish Program at the Modern and Classical Language Department
The Center for Latin American and Caribbean Studies
The Puerto Rican and Latino Studies Institute

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