Spanish Research Guide


Fuente Academica
Nearly 200 full-text periodicals from the Spanish-speaking world. Thirteen are peer-reviewed. Includes Revista de Arquitectura, Estudios Sobre Educacion, Revista de Estudios Hispanicos, Comunicacion y Sociedad, Revista de Ciencia Politica, and Revista Historia.

Full-text articles from the most popular Spanish-language and bilingual periodicals.

A Spanish-language collection of medical research and investigative journals published in Latin America. Full text for nearly 100 peer-reviewed medical journals.

Academic Search Premier
An interdisciplinary database that provides full text articles in English only.

MLA Bibliography
Covers literature, languages, linguistics, and folklore from 4,400 journals and series worldwide. Coverage from 1926 to the present.

Global Road Warrior 
Provides business and travel information for countries around the world. Sections include Country Facts, Society & Culture, Health & Medical, Technical/Electrical and more. Also included is a Resource Guide that provides useful and practical information on how to do basic things such as making a phone call into or out of a foreign country.


Enciclopedia Moderna
Academic encyclopedia in Spanish

Britannica Escolar
Spanish-language encyclopedia for primary and secondary education.

Enciclopedia de la biblia

Ethnic groups of the Americas: An Encyclopedia (ebook)


Nuestro país : enciclopedia de México

Enciclopedias de...

The Newberg MLRC Reference has set of enyclopedias in the Reference collection for: 

    • Bolivia
    • Chile
    • Costa Rica
    • Ecuador
    • El Salvador
    • Guatemala
    • Honduras
    • México
    • Nicaragua
    • Paraguay
    • Peru
    • Uruguay
    • Venezuela


Encyclopedia of contemporary Spanish culture  (print  |  ebook)

Encyclopedia of Latin American history and culture  (print  |  ebook)

Encyclopedia of Latin American literature

Encyclopedia of Latin American theater (ebook)

Encyclopedia of 20th-century Latin American and Caribbean literature, 1900-2003

Iberia and the Americas: Culture, politics, and history

Subject Search

Below are some links to subject searches in Primo. Explore these or try some of your own subject searches in Primo. For more information on "power searching" by subject, ask your reference librarian.

By Call Number

If you want to browse for books in the library, use the call numbers below to find the subject areas that are of interest to you. You can use them to browse the reference section or the main stacks. The Library of Congress website may have a more detailed outline of call numbers for your subject area.

Latin America:


Subclass PQ  
PQ6001-8929 Spanish literature
PQ6001-6168 History and criticism
PQ6001-6056 General
PQ6056 Moorish-Spanish literature
PQ6058-6060 Early to 1500
PQ(6061)-6073 Modern
PQ6075-6098 Poetry
PQ6098.7-6129 Drama
PQ6131-6153 Prose
PQ(6155)-(6167) Folk literature
PQ6168 Juvenile literature (General)
PQ6170-6269 Collections
PQ6170-6174.9 General
PQ6174.95-6215 Poetry
PQ6217-(6241) Drama
PQ6247-6264 Prose
PQ(6265)-6269 Translations
PQ6271-6498 Individual authors and works to 1700
PQ6500-6576 Individual authors, 1700-ca. 1868
PQ6600-6647 Individual authors, 1868-1960
PQ6650-6676 Individual authors, 1961-2000
PQ6700-6726 Individual authors, 2001-
PQ7000-8929 Provincial, local, colonial, etc.
PQ7081-8560 Spanish America