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Spanish Research Guide

About this Guide

Spanish Research Guide

This guide includes information resources to help you find and browse the collection.

  • navigating the physical collection 
  • browsing electronic journals and articles
  • finding and accessing information and materials from other libraries

Where is Spanish Spoken?

World map showing countries were Spanish is the official language.

The dark blue indicates countries where Spanish is the official language; the lighter shades of blue are states in the U.S. where Spanish is spoken by 5% to more than 25% of the state's population.  These include NY, FL, IL, GA, and many states in the West and Southwest.

(Attributed to Onofre Bouvila; Spanish Language, Wikimedia Commons)

Humanities vs. Social Sciences Papers