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Spanish Courses & Research: Books
 & Media

What can Book Sources do for you?

  • Deep-dive into a topic for a length of time
  • Gather lots of studies together for you
  • Have a chapter or two that's very useful
  • Have an introduction that gives you background

Use OneSearch to find books and other physical items in the library

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Search for ebooks, books, DVDs, CDs, print journals, scores, and other physical items in the library.

Searching Tips for Spanish topics

Searching the catalog is recommended before browsing--you may miss good sources by browsing only.

  • 900's: 946 (Spain and Portugal)
  • 970-971 (North America)
  • 972 (Central America)
  • 973-9 (United States)
  • 980-9 (South America)
  • 300's (social issues, such as immigration)
  • 800's (literature)
  • 400's (language), etc.

Once you search, you can look at the subject headings (hyperlinked official tags) for more keyword/search ideas:

Or perform a new search with that subject and one of your keywords (only in Advanced Search):

WorldCat and ILL: Order items from anywhere in the world for free!

1. Click on WorldCat from the Databases A-Z list.

2. Search for and choose an item. If Wartburg doesn't own it, request by clicking "Interlibrary Loan via ILLiad." Sign in or sign up for your account. Submit!

3. You'll be emailed when your item has arrived; you'll pick it up at the library circulation desk. Let us know of any issues.

4. If you need to make an ILL account, click on any ILL button (from the homepage or within a database) and fill out the form.

5. You can request items manually or have the forms filled automatically by requesting from within WorldCat or another database.

Streaming Video

Streaming video database with documentaries on almost any topic.

Books Here

Browse the shelves at 460's (language), 860's (literature), and the 940's (history), or the DVD section.

Below are just a few examples.

Now go look for yourself!