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Main Databases at UF for Spanish Studies

Provides Full-Text Academic Journals Covering the Major Areas of Academic Research.

Let's you browse through many journals.

This database is the world’s most comprehensive collection of dissertations and theses from around the world, spanning from 1743 to the present day and offering full text for graduate works added since 1997, along with selected full text for works written prior to 1997.

This database gives access to the dissertations and theses produced by students at UF.

This resource brings together manuscript, printed and visual primary source materials for the study of 'Empire' and its theories, practices and consequences. The materials span across the last five centuries and are accompanied by a host of secondary learning resources including scholarly essays, maps and an interactive chronology.

Europeana is a search platform to a collection of European digital libraries with digitized paintings, books, sounds, music, films, archives, and much more.

Full text for more than 1,500 journals. Indexing and abstracts for more than 3,000 journals. This database offers worldwide content pertaining to literary, scholarly and creative thought.

JSTOR provides full-text searches of digitized back issues of several hundred well-known journals.

It abstracts and indexes the international literature in linguistics and related disciplines in the language sciences.

It provides comprehensive coverage of literary criticism for literature worldwide.

It offers full-text versions of scholarly journals (humanities and social science) with over 120 publishers currently participating.

It searches for books or articles all over the world. If UF does not own it, you can request it through ILLIAD.

Main Spanish Databases

Descripción y localización de libros y otros fondos bibliográficos, depositados en bibliotecas e instituciones españolas públicas o privadas, que por su antigüedad, singularidad o riqueza forman parte del Patrimonio Histórico Español.

This searchable union catalog will eventually be a comprehensive source of comedias sueltas held in US academic and research libraries.

This website allows you to quickly and easily search more than 100 million words in more than 20,000 Spanish texts from the 1200s to the 1900s.

Dialnet ofrece a las revistas científicas la posibilidad de hacer una edición electrónica de las mismas, cumpliendo con el protocolo OAI-PMH.

Hispana es un recurso avanzado de acceso a la información digital producida por todo tipo de instituciones españolas que se constituye en la red mediante la interconexión de sus bases de datos.

El Portal de Archivos Españoles es un proyecto del Ministerio de Cultura destinado a la difusión en Internet del Patrimonio Histórico Documental Español conservado en su red de centros.

ReMetCa tiene como objetivo la creación de un repertorio métrico digital de la poesía medieval castellana (ReMetCa), que abarcará testimonios poéticos en nuestra lengua desde sus primeras manifestaciones, a finales del siglo XII, hasta la riqueza y variedad de formas métricas de la poesía cancioneril de los siglos XV y XVI, con el límite del Cancionero General de Hernando del Castillo (1511).

RACO (Revistes Catalanes amb Accés Obert) és un repositori cooperatiu des del que es poden consultar, en accés obert, els articles a text complet de revistes científiques, culturals i erudites catalanes. es un portal de información sobre documentación y publicaciones en el ámbito de la conservación del patrimonio cultural.

Main Latin American Databases

This collection consists of the Confidential Print for Central and South America and the French- and Spanish-  speaking Caribbean. Topics covered include slavery and the slave trade, immigration, relations with indigenous peoples, wars and territorial disputes, the fall of the Brazilian monarchy, British business and financial interests, industrial development, the building of the Panama Canal, and the rise to power of populist rulers such as Perón in Argentina and Vargas in Brazil.

The Handbook is a bibliography on Latin America consisting of works selected and annotated by scholars. Edited by the Hispanic Division of the Library of Congress, the multidisciplinary Handbook alternates annually between the social sciences and the humanities.

HAPI provides complete bibliographic citations to the contents of scholarly journals published around the world on Latin America and the Caribbean since 1970. Their coverage includes everything from political, economic, and social issues to the arts and humanities.

It contains over 10,000 unique URLs, one of the largest guides for Latin American content on the Internet. LANIC's mission is to facilitate access to Internet-based information to, from, or on Latin America.

An online collection of Latin American newspapers published in the 19th and early 20th centuries. Titles are from Argentina, Brazil, Chile, Cuba, Ecuador, etc. published between 1800 and 1922.

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