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Spanish Research Guide: Books

Literature and resources in and about Spanish.

Spanish or Spanish/English eBooks

Bilingual EBooks

Spanish Language Children's EBooks

Spanish Language Adult EBooks

This is just a small selection of the Spanish language eBooks available. Search the library catalog for more.

Print Spanish Books at the Library

The books below are only a sampling of the Spanish language books we have on display at the Cerro Coso Library on the Ridgecrest campus. If you have a recommendation to add to this collection, please let us know!

Bilingual Children's Books

Bilingual Adult Books

Adult Books in Spanish

Finding Spanish Language Materials

When searching the library catalog for materials in Spanish, click Advanced Search and select "Spanish" from the Languages drop-down.

You may also wish to try a general subject search for "Spanish language materials" or "Spanish language materials bilingual"

Library Call Number Sections

Books at Cerro Coso are shelved by subject using Library of Congress call numbers. Here is a breakdown of where to find books on your topic:

  • PC4001 - PQ4977: Spanish language. 
  • PQ6001 - PQ8999: Spanish literature. 

Subject Headings

When looking in the catalog (and some databases) for resources, try searching by subject keyword for more refined results. Here are some general subject headings you may wish to try:

  • Spanish language materials.
  • Spanish language materials -- Bilingual.
  • Spanish language -- Dictionaries.
  • Spanish language -- Grammar.
  • Spanish American literature.
  • Spanish literature.
  • Mexican Americans -- History.
  • Mexico -- History.
  • Mexico -- Relations -- United States.

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