Now available in Spanish and English, Access to Eligibility Support Services for Health & Nutrition in Wisconsin.
Services for services Available in Spanish: Selected sources [pdf]
This report is organized by federal agency and brings together sources for constituents (voting, housing, taxes) available in Spanish.
Hispanic Center Report
The Pew Center chronicles the growing impact immigration on the nation. Includes demographic surveys, economic and labor and education reports. A great resource!
From WebJunction check out marketing and programming ideas.
en los Estados Unidos
A kit and guide for Latinos living in the U.S. including information like schooling, loans visas.
Check out the new recommended books and bestsellers in Spanish. Designed for and by librarians, gotta love that!
Spanish language collection development wiki
This wiki by Anna Paola Ferate-Soto includes “Must Have Nonfiction for Small Libraries.”
guía de consejos prácticos sobre la lectura para los padres
"A guide for reading tips for parents" in Spanish. A true/false quiz with great tips for parents! Makes a great handout.
in English about Latinos
The Barahona Center at California State University San Marcos promotes literacy in English and Spanish. The webpages are available in either English or Spanish and searchable by title, subject, ISBN, Dewey number, reviews, date of publication, translator, illustrator and publisher. Also included are lists of new books, updated weekly.
Children's Digital Library (full text)
View titles vailable from the International Children's Digital Library in multiple languages, Spanish included! On the left select <Language<Spanish!
Belpré Award Books
"Pura Belpré Award, established in 1996, is presented to a Latino/Latina writer and illustrator whose work best portrays, affirms, and celebrates the Latino cultural experience in an outstanding work of literature for children and youth." Co-sponsored by ALA and REFORMA.
Award for Children's and Young Adult Literature
From the Center for Latin American and Caribbean Studies at UWM, the Américas Award is given in recognition of U.S. works of fiction, poetry, folklore, or selected non-fiction (from picture books to works for young adults) published in the previous year in English or Spanish that authentically and engagingly portray Latin America, the Caribbean, or Latinos in the United States.
Bilingual library programs for children and families ranging from toddlers to young adult.
possible: spy a book!
Bilingual children's programming ideas, including how to market and advertise! (in .pdf)
and activities from Latino Services
Ongoing library programs and ideas for children's story hour.
de los Niños
From Reforma, programming ideas to celebrate the day including songs, crafts, poetry, books and more!
Zone cuentos de hadas
Online fairy tales for Spanish speakers with colorful graphics.
Spanish Language Resources for Library and Information Professionals
A dictionary of library terms that you can search in either Spanish or English including the IFLA glossary.
SOL - Spanish in our Libraries is an electronic newsletter that connects librarians who serve Spanish speaking patrons.
PLUS - Public Libraries using Spanish is the sister site to SOL. Features sample brochures, library cards, translated policies and more.
REFORMA is the National Association to Promote Library and Information Services to Latinos and the Spanish-Speaking, an affiliate of ALA.
ayudar a sus hijos a usar la biblioteca
A guide to help parents teach their children how to use the library! (in español)
WebJunction Language Resources
WebJunction hosts this resource for Library Spanish guides, from basic to advanced.
Search multiple Spanish dictionaries, encyclopedias and noticias in one search!
with the Spanish Language
One-stop-shop website for dictionaries, subject headings, computer assistance and language tutorials. From the Southeast Florida Library Information Network.
mistakes committed by English speakers of Spanish
A great presentation of mistakes to avoid when speaking Spanish!
From our friends at SOL, the 100's and 10's of the DDC translated for your patrons!
Hispanic Reading Room
The online collections from the Library of Congress Hispanic Reading Room. Digital collections from the Americas and about the Americas.
Virtuales: Papers of Latino and Latin American Artists
Papers, collections and oral histories from the Smithsonian! Great site!
poder de las palabras
Dedicated to the arts, this website features over 2000 literary works in Spanish, art, music, and film. Includes premios section for literary awards in Spanish and English.
Virtual de Miguel de Cervantes
A virtual Hispanic cultural library with extensive literary offerings such as short stories, biographies, essays, and audio and visual projects.
An interesting children's electronic magazine from Mexico with literary and historical fun facts with cute graphics.
Launched In October this is the Spanish version of the infamous FirstGov for Spanish speakers
The Center for Disease Control launched this companion website in Spanish. A great resource to check out health concerns and topics.
New York Online Access to Health features information on health topics (temas de salud) and resources (recursos) for the Spanish speaker.
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