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Resources for Providing Services to Hispanics

FOR LIBRARY PERSONNEL

Guidelines for Library Services to Spanish-Speaking Library Users
Hispanic Services Listserv
Mexican Library Association
Public Library Spanish Links
Public Libraries Using Spanish
Reforma, National Association
Spanish In Our Libraries
WebJunction

RESOURCES

Bi-Lingual Education
Foreign Language News and Newspapers - Spanish
Informe - Magazines & Pamphlets
Spanish Language Magazines for Children

Links to Spanish Language Book Distributors:

http://lectorum.com/
http://www.ileon.com/
http://www.sbdbooks.com/
http://www.hispanicbooks.com/
http://www.continentalbook.com/
http://www.librossinfronteras.com/ 
http://realpages.com/sites/downtownbooks/page3.html
http://realpages.com/sites/downtownbooks/page4.html

Links to ESL/EFL Publishers Catalogs:

Alta Book Center Publishers
Cambridge University Press ESL
Delta Systems
Heinle & Heinle
Intercultural Press
McGraw-Hill
Oxford University Press
The University of Michigan Press
Pro Lingua Associates

Links to ESL Resources:

http://www.cal.org/
http://www.cal.org/topics/ 
http://www.eflnet.com/
http://www.eslpartyland.com/
http://faculty.deanza.fhda.edu/madiganjulie/stories/storyReader%248
http://www.gse.harvard.edu/library/educator_resources.html#bilingu
http://literacynet.org/esl/
http://www.1-language.com/
http://www.teflgames.com/links.html

CULTURE

Hispanic Heritage:

Free Hispanic Heritage Resources
Hispanic American Countries of Origin/Heritage Month

Puerto Rican Culture/History:

http://welcome.topuertorico.org/culture/
http://www.aspira.org/
http://www.cr.nps.gov/nr/feature/hispanic/
http://www.nlci.org/
Spanish Speaking Countries

Latin America Culture/History and Spanish Culture/History:

Spanish Culture & History

Children's Day (El Dia de los Ninos) Celebrations:

Dia Resources from ALA
http://texasdia.org/history.html
http://www.patmora.com/dia.htm

TRAINING

Basic Spanish for Librarians
Learn Spanish
Library Jargon in Spanish
Spanish Vocabulary Builder

SPANISH LANGUAGE AND TECHNOLOGY

Learn the Internet (English/Spanish)
Library Use Instructions, Example

COLLECTION DEVELOPMENT

Belpre' Medal Winners
Locating Quality Children's and Young Adult Books About and By Latinos

OUTREACH

Effective Outreach
Library Outreach (English & Spanish)

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