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Languages: A Guide to McFarlin Library Resources: Spanish & Portuguese

A subject guide for students in the Department of Languages.

Searching the Catalog

To find foreign language media, you can limit your search in the library's classic catalog. Select a language in the language drop-down menu, and select Video/Film in the material type drop-down menu.

In Summon, you can refine your search results by language using the facets on the left-hand side.

Book Classification

Library of Congress classification

PC4001-4977: Spanish language
PC5001-5498: Portuguese language
PQ6001-8929: Spanish literature
PQ9000-9999: Portuguese literature
DP1-402: Spain--History
DP501-900.22: Portugal--History
F1201-3799: Latin America

Library of Congress Classification Outline

Suggested Key Words

  • Spain, Spanish
  • Portugal, Portuguese
  • Latin America, Latin American
  • Politics and government
  • Foreign relations
  • Civilization
  • Economic conditions, economic policy
  • Ethnic relations
  • Colonial, colonialism, colonies
  • Social conditions, social change, social structure, social classes

Literature Resources

Selected books on Spanish, Portuguese, and Latin American literary criticism.