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Languages at SLCC: Spanish

Information and Resources on Foreign Languages and American Sign Language at SLCC.

SPANISH Language

SPANISH is the second most-spoken language in the world, just barely above English.  See:  http://www.davidpbrown.co.uk/help/top-100-languages-by-population.html    It has a growing importance in the U.S. and is a Romance language from Latin with some Arabic influence.

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Databases for Spanish Language / Cultures

Although SLCC’s databases offer few articles geared toward students of Spanish, they do provide information about a many topics relating to the life and culture of Spanish-speaking countries, which are an important part of learning the language.

Spanish Language books in the Libraries

Spanish grammar starts at call number  460    Spanish literature starts at 860

In the Library Catalog to find books about Spanish, type in the words "Spanish language."

To narrow your results, replace "language" with another term. For example, "Spanish grammar," "Spanish readers," "Spanish dictionaries," and so on.

To find books and media in Spanish, type the words "Spanish language materials" in the search box.

To find only books or only media, go the the Advanced Search. Enter your search, then, in the Material Type drop down menu, select "Book" or "AV-DVD."  

Spanish Language or Culture Websites

Learn Basic Spanish --YouTube video