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Subject Guide: Databases in Spanish

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Research Library (Proquest): Search the full collection of journals, magazines and newspapers for information on a broad range of general subjects. (Includes APS Online and Historical New York Times.)

Fuente Académica - Spanish language content: Fuente Academica is a unique collection of scholarly journals from renowned Latin American and Spanish publishers. This multi-disciplinary database offers full text content to many academic areas including business & economics, medical sciences, political science, law, computer science, library & information sciences, literature, linguistics, history, philosophy and theology. This database provides full text (including PDF) for 260 scholarly Spanish language journals. Content is provided in Spanish from respected publishers worldwide, including Revista de Arquitectura, Estudios Sobre Educacion, Revista de Estudios Hispanicos, Comunicacion y Sociedad, Revista de Ciencia Politica, Revista Historia, and more.

Latin American NewsStand(Proquest) - Spanish language content: A ProQuest database that offers a selection of full-text Latin-American newspapers and newswires covering international and Latin-American regional topics.

Latin American Newsletters - Spanish language content: Since 1967, Latinnews (Latin American Newsletters) has been acknowledged as the foremost source of intelligence on political and economic developments in Latin America and the Caribbean. Read by business executives, the financial services sector, government officials and leading academics alike, Latinnews’ comprehensive range of print and online resources offers subscribers a reliable, accurate and timely source of insight into key events that shape the region. "

Hispanic American Periodicals Index - (HAPI) - Spanish language content: The Hispanic American Periodicals Index (HAPI) is your source for over 265,000 journal article citations about Central America, South America, the Caribbean, Mexico, Brazil, and Hispanics/Latinos in the United States. HAPI currently provides over 34,000 links to the full text of articles appearing in more than 500 key social science and humanities journals published throughout the world.

Economía y Negocios: This bibliographic database is a tool for research conducted in the areas of business and economics. Search functionality is enhanced through the incorporation of author keywords supplied in Spanish and English. It provide coverage for over 200 Spanish and Portuguese-language periodicals published in Argentina, Brazil, Chile, Colombia, Spain, the United States and elsewhere.

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Agricola - (EBSCO): Compiled by the U.S. National Agricultural Library (NAL), this source of bibliographic information consists of over 4.3 million citations to journal articles, monographs, theses, patents, software, audio-visual materials, and technical reports. The records describe publications and resources encompassing all aspects of agriculture and allied disciplines including plant and animal sciences, forestry, entomology, soil and water resources, agricultural economics, agricultural engineering, agricultural products, alternative farming practices, and food and nutrition. Auxiliary subjects that support NAL's Information Center activities, such as agricultural trade and marketing, rural information, and animal welfare are also included in the database.

ClasePeriodica - (OCLC): Index of Latin American journals in the sciences and humanities.CLASE indexes documents published in Latin American journals specializing in the social sciences and humanities.PERIODICA covers journals specializing in science and technology.

Global Books in Print: With millions of titles, GlobalBooksInPrint.com is an essential bibliographic tool with dozens of easy-to-use search and browse options -- including the ability to search by country -- can help you find any of the English- and Spanish-languages titles in our database with minimal information.

InfoSel - (Invertia Plus: ID/psswd only) - Spanish language content: Spanish language business database which contains up-to-date stock market information. Requires an ID and password for access.

Virtual Health Library: A multi-database search engine that will search Medline (1966-present), LILACS (Latin American & Caribbean Health Sciences, 1982-present), theme databases in health, nursing, dentistry, bioethics, disaster relief, homeopathy, and sanitary engineering, plus databases of the Pan American Health Organization and the World Health Organization. Medline is in English, LILACS in Spanish and English, other databases are in Spanish, English and/or Portuguese. No full text, citations and abstracts only.

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