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Spanish Conversation & Composition

This guide is suggested for students of SPA1111 and higher or those interested in Spanish culture.


 Articles

Ethnic NewsWatch (ProQuest)
A comprehensive full text database of the newspapers, magazines and journals of the ethnic, minority and native press. Searchable by language and ethnic groups.

GenderWatch (ProQuest)
A full-text database that provides authoritative historical and current perspectives on the evolution of gender roles as they affect both men and women. GenderWatch supports gay, lesbian, bisexual, and transgender (GLBT) studies; family studies; gender studies, and women's studies with a unique interdisciplinary approach. Offers researchers with articles on wide-ranging topics like sexuality, religion, societal roles, feminism, masculinity, eating disorders, day care, and the workplace.

ProQuest Central
Vast aggregated full-text database

Business Source Premier (EBSCO)
Business Source Premier is a full-text, scholarly and trade article database covering a wide range of topics including management, marketing, accounting, finance, economics, international business, operations management and management information systems.

MLA International Bibliography (ProQuest)
Consists of bibliographic records pertaining to literature, language, linguistics, and folklore. Includes citations to articles from over 4,400 journals and series published internationally, as well as monographs, collections, and various types of reference works. Subscription to the MLA International Bibliography also includes access to the MLA Directory of Periodicals.

Lexis Nexis Academic
Provides full-text access to a wide range of news (national, international, regional, business, legal, and foreign language), business (company financial news and information, accounting, auditing & tax information, industry and market news), and legal (law reviews, federal case law, state legal research) sources. It also features news transcripts, the U.S. Code, Constitution & Court rules, state and country profiles, medical abstracts, and reference & directory sources.
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Opposing Viewpoints Resources in Context (Gale)
Access information on social issues through viewpoint articles, topic overviews, statistics, primary documents, links to web sites and full-text magazine and newspaper articles.

SourceOECD Country Studies
On the left pane link to Country Studies for reports on migration, education, health, investment, industry, taxation, environment and technological innovation, agriculture and energy.

 News

  ProQuest Newsstand
Includes access to the full text of over 1,300 newspapers, news websites and blogs including The New York Times, Wall Street Journal and Washington Post, plus other important U.S., international and minority interest papers.

  Lexis Nexis Academic

How To Find Foreign Language News

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  Newspaper Websites

Foreign Language News and Newspapers: Spanish (MIT)
Countries covered:  Argentina, Canary Islands, Chile, Colombia, Guatemala, Mexico, Peru, Venezuela, other Latin American countries.and Spain.

Spanish Newspapers

National Newspapers in Spain

Puerto Rican Newspapers [English & Spanish]

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