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Spanish: Starting Points

A guide to research in Spanish and Latin American culture, history, current affairs, and literature.

Style Guides



Search for books below by topic keyword. Try sample topics like these:

If your first search brings up too many irrelevant items, try using the Refine by Topic suggestions in the box on the left of the search results screen. You can choose to refine by language:  Spanish.

  • alhambra
  • christopher columbus
  • cristobal colon
  • mexico culture and customs

Web Resources


Rebecca Ganzel
Lindell Library
Cataloging & Metadata Librarian


Google Scholar Search

A subset of Google that is designed to search for academic and scholarly articles and books online.  Change “settings” in upper right corner to search or sources in Spanish.  If you are on campus, the far right-hand side of the results will show those resources to which Augsburg has access.   Others, you can ORDER through interlibrary loan.   

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