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Spanish and Portuguese: Home


Welcome to my guide! This subject guide will help you find materials such as books, journal articles, primary sources, and films for the study of Spanish and Portuguese. You can also contact me with your questions when working on your research papers.

picture Iberian Peninsula and Languages spoken


Because of the current COVID-19 pandemic, getting access to print books has become a challenge! This guide offers you options regarding accessing Open Access primary sources that you can use for your research and teaching. Contact me if you have any questions or need help!





Image Source: From the article, Martens Wong, Kevin. 2015. "Iberia’s children: A short history of why Portuguese and Spanish are different", Unravel, Issue 5. I highly recommend reading this article to learn more about the fascinating history of the Spanish and Portuguese language (among the many others spoken in the Iberian Peninsula)

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