Spanish Language Databases

Spanish Language Databases

Lists databases that include Spanish language publications.

Ethnic NewsWatch ProQuest  1990-
Features newspapers, magazines, and journals of the ethnic and minority press.

Informe Académico Gale/InfoTrac 1994-
Provides indexing, images and full text of popular Hispanic magazines -- not just translations. Also included is a thesaurus and interface that are uniquely designed for Spanish-speaking users. Terms and thesaurus are based on the expressions Spanish-speakers commonly use, allowing users to easily navigate through the database without experiencing inaccurate search terms. ¡Informe! also features title annotations in both English and Spanish to help non-Spanish speaking staff to easily assist users. Students of Spanish, as well as non-native speakers can also easily access ¡Informe!'s resources through this bilingual approach.

Mango Languages  current
Mango Languages uses real-life situations and actual conversations to more effectively teach a new language. This database offers online courses in over 50 foreign languages such as Spanish, Japanese, and Arabic. These customized courses feature culturally relevant content, authentic conversations taught by native speakers, and real-world cultural and grammatical explanations.

LexisNexis Academic LexisNexis  years vary
Provides access to a broad range of news, business, legal, and reference information.

Oxford Language Dictionaries Online  current
Includes several English translation dictionaries in Spanish as well as in Chinese, French, German, Italian and Russian. Dictionary entries include example sentences.