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Spanish/Portuguese Literature

Core Resources

Provides citations to articles, books, book chapters, and dissertations on all aspects of modern literature, language, and linguistics.
Note: For pre-1970 indexing, consult the Index to Latin American Periodical Literature, 1929-1960 in (DR) Oversize Z1605 .C64 1962q and the Index to Latin American Periodical Literature, 1966-1970 (DR) Oversize Z1605 .C64 1980q.
Indexing of articles and other documents appearing in more than 500 key social science and humanities journals published throughout the world about Latin America, the Caribbean, and Hispanics/Latinos in the United States.
Annotated bibliography and index to books, articles and a variety of other materials. Updated monthly.
Indexing of journals and conference papers published in Spain in a wide variety of disciplines in the humanities, social, life, and physical sciences. A subset of the database, ISOC-America Latina, indexes 20 Spanish journals dedicated to Latin American topics.
Contains full text of fiction, poetry, essays, and plays by women writers from Latin America, starting in the colonial period and moving through to the present.

Important Resources

Basque Database  (1994+)  
Information about Basque topics. Indexed formats include articles, books, chapters of edited books, dissertations, and other publications. Also includes Basque-related videos and DVDs, musical recordings, maps, and other media.
Full text of fiction, poetry, essays, plays, and other materials by authors from the Caribbean archipelago.
Bibliographic database of articles, essays, book reviews, and other documents indexed in approximately 1,500 social science and humanities serials published in Latin America and the Caribbean.
Indexes poems in anthologies by title, first line, author, and subject, as well as providing the full text of thousands of poems.
Provides full text of biographies, bibliographies, literary criticism, and other resources on authors of all categories and eras.
Provides full text of biographies, bibliographies, literary criticism, and other resources on authors of all categories and eras.
Ebsco Academic Search  (1975+)  
Multi-disciplinary database providing abstract & indexing with select full text for many core scholarly journals as well as popular press periodicals
Access to essays and articles published in collections, with emphasis on works in the humanities and social sciences.
Citations and abstracts to articles in multiple languages in the humanities and social sciences. Online version of Bulletin Signaletique, published by the Centre Nationale de la Recherche Scientifique (C.N.R.S.).
Articles and audiovisual contents on all aspects of the history and culture of Spain, including that country's historical presence around the world. In Spanish.
General Spanish language encyclopedia covering all aspects of Latin American culture and history, as well as a wide variety of international topics.
Humanities Full Text  (1984+)  
Indexes articles in the fields of archaeology and classical studies, film, folklore, gender studies, history, journalism, communications, language, literature, literary and political criticism, performing arts, philosophy, religion, etc.
Definitive research tool of international scope providing citations, abstracts, and some full text for journal articles, books, book chapters, and dissertations on all aspects of theater, dance, and the performing arts. Includes selective pre-1982 coverage.
Contains a primary bibliography of Borges' works, and a bibliography of articles about his writings including many that appeared in unindexed national and provincial newspapers and journals. Provides bibliographic citations, selected full-text articles, biographical information, a chronology of major events, and an encyclopedia of topics related to Borges. Contents are based on the Jorge Luis Borges Collection and Documentation Center of the Fundacion San Telmo in Buenos Aires, Argentina.
Full text of prose, poetry, plays, and other materials by Latino writers. Many previously unpublished and rare materials are included.
Indexes journals covering all aspects of the study of languages, including phonetics, phonology, morphology, syntax, and semantics.
Covers authors and their works across regions, eras, and genres. Includes biographical and critical overviews, and many interviews of authors. Contains the full text of volumes in Contemporary Literary Criticism, Twentieth-Century Literary Criticism, Nineteenth-Century Literature Criticism, Literature Criticism 1400-1800, Shakespeare Criticism, Classical & Medieval Literature Criticism, and Drama Criticism.
Searchable database providing full-text access to an expanding collection of Latin American and Iberian journals in the social sciences and the humanities.
Long, scholarly essays on prominent authors from antiquity to the late 20th century, focusing on their lives and the significance of their works, with bibliographies. Includes the content of African American Writers, American Writers, Ancient Writers, British Writers, European Writers, Latino and Latina Writers, plus other sets.
Short Story Index  (1915+)  
Provides citations to short stories written in or translated into English published in short story collections as well as periodicals indexed by the Reader's Guide and the Humanities Index.
Access: Library Web Computers: available on networked computers in campus libraries.
SUR (Buenos Aires, 1931-1992), literary journal founded by Victoria Ocampo.

Related Resources

Project Muse    
Full-text articles from more than 100 scholarly journals in history and the humanities, the social sciences, and the sciences
ProQuest Research Library  (Mid 1970s+. (Highly selective earlier coverage))  
Abstracting, indexing, and select full text of many core scholarly journals, magazines and major newspapers for information on a broad range of subjects.

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