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Spanish: Books

Call Numbers

The WMU Libraries uses the Library of Congress call number classification.  Most Spanish literature is located in PQ 6001 - PQ 8929.  These are shelved on the first floor of Waldo Library

BUT you may turn up books that are about Spanish history, art, religion, etc., and these will be classified under different call numbers.

Explore Beyond WMU's Borders

Use MelCat and WorldCat to identify pertinent resources "out there" that are not owned by the WMU Libraries.  You can request items directly through MelCat and through Interlibrary Loan from WorldCat. We will borrow the book(s) from another library and the service is FREE to you.

Library Search for Books

Use the Libraries' Advanced Search to find to find books about Spanish, and critical interpretation of Spanish-language authors.in the WMU collection.

If you already know the title or author, use the pull-down arrow to select Title or Author.

When looking for books by topic, enter your keyword(s) into the search boxes.

SEARCH TIP:  If you are using a phrase in your search, be sure and put it in quotation marks, e.g., "latin america"

SEARCH TIP:  Use an asterisk  *  to pick up variant endings of a word, e.g., myth* will retrieve myth, myths, mythological, etc.

SEARCH TIP:  When looking for criticism of Spanish authors, type the author's last name in the first search box, and then drop underneath and type the word criticism in the second box. 

Meet Your Librarian

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Maria Perez-Stable
Contact:
Dwight B. Waldo Library, Room 1012
Email: maria.perez-stable@wmich.edu
Telephone: 269-387-5322

OFFICE HOURS for Fall 2017:By appointment
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