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Spanish-Language Periodicals
at the Louis J. Blume Library



Print periodicals are located on the First (Basement) Floor of the Blume Library and are arranged alphabetically by periodical title. The ISSN (International Standard Serial Number) is listed here only for identification purposes. It is not a location tool. 
  • Indexes with a + (plus) preceding their name are accessible through that link on the St. Mary's University campus only. For access to these indexes from off campus locations, read the Restricted Databases Instructions for Use (limited to current students and faculty).
For more information about some of the indexes listed below, see our database description page.

  • Cuadernos Americanos (ISSN 0011-2356; México: Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México) 6/year; refereed 
    Description  |  Contributor Submission Guidelines 
    scholarly journal of literary criticism, history, social commentary. 
    Indexed: +MLA International Bibliography
    Holdings: 1949 (v.8-45, n.s. v.1) - present
  • Excelsior (México: Excelsior, Sunday edition) 52/year
    Description  |  Contributor Submission Guidelines 
    national Mexican newspaper. 
    Holdings: current month
  • Explicación de Textos Literarios (ISSN 0361-9621; Sacramento, CA: California State University, Department of Foreign Languages) 2/year; refereed
    Description  |  Contributor Submission Guidelines 
    refereed scholarly journal of literary criticism. 
    Indexed: +MLA International Bibliography 
    Holdings: 1975 (v.4) - present 
  • La Gaceta (ISSN 0185-3716; México: Fondo de Cultura Economica) 12/year
    Description  |  Contributor Submission Guidelines 
    poetry, short stories, essays, literary criticism, commentary. 
    Holdings: current three years
  • Hispania (ISSN 0018-2133; Washington, DC: American Association of Teachers of Spanish & Portuguese) 4/year; refereed 
    Description  |  Contributor Submission Guidelines  
    refereed tri-lingual scholarly journal with articles on language and literature, pedagogy, applied linguistics. 
    Indexed: Book Review Index, ERIC, Education Index, +MLA International Bibliography; annual index 
    Holdings: 1918 (v.1) - present 
    • Hispanic Review; A Quarterly Journal Devoted to Research in the Hispanic Languages & Literature (ISSN 0018-2176; Philadelphia, PA: Univ. of Pennsylvania, Romance Languages Department) 4/year; refereed 
      Description  |  Contributor Submission Guidelines 
      scholarly bi-lingual journal. 
      Indexed: +MLA International Bibliography; annual index 
      Holdings: 1933 (v.1) - present
  • Hispanofila (ISSN 0018-2206; Chapel Hill, NC: University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Department of Romance Languages) 3/year
    Description  |  Contributor Submission Guidelines 
    scholarly bi-lingual journal of literature and essays. 
    Indexed: +MLA International Bibliography; cumulative index every 3 years 
    Holdings: 1983 (n.78) - present 
  • Historia Mexicana (ISSN 0185-0172; México: Colegio de México) 4/year
    Description  |  Contributor Submission Guidelines 
    Mexican & Latin American history. 
    Holdings: 1951 (v.1) - present 
    • El Mercado de Valores (ISSN 0185-1268; México: Nacional Financiera) 12/year
      Description  |  Contributor Submission Guidelines 
      government publication covering Mexican stock market and Mexican economy; appears in Spanish monthly and in English bi-monthly.
          Holdings: 1994 - present (English ed.); current year (Spanish ed.)
    • Noticias Aliadas(Lima, Peru: Noticias Aliadas) 52/year
      Description  |  Contributor Submission Guidelines 
      bulletin focusing on issues of church, women's rights, grassroots organizations, environment, neo-liberal economic programs, and indigenous issues in Latin America. 
      Holdings: current two years
  • El País (Madrid, Spain: Diario El País) 52/year
    Description  |  Contributor Submission Guidelines 
    weekly newspaper covering Spain, with some coverage of Latin America and other parts of Europe. 
    Holdings: current six months
  • Proceso; semanario de información y análisis (México: Comunicación e Información, S.A. de C.V.) 52/year
    Description  |  Contributor Submission Guidelines 
    weekly magazine with broad coverage of Mexican and international politics; limited coverage of cultural issues. 
    Holdings: current year
  • Revísta de Estudios Hispanicos (ISSN 0034-818X; St. Louis, MO: Washington Univ.) 3/year; refereed
    Description  |  Contributor Submission Guidelines 
    scholarly bi-lingual journal featuring articles and book reviews about the literature of Spain and Latin America. 
    Indexed: +MLA International Bibliography 
    Holdings: 1974 (v.8) - present
  • Revísta Iberoamericana (ISSN 0034-9631; Pittsburgh, PA: International Institute of Ibero-American Literature, Univ. of Pittsburgh) 4/year
    Description  |  Contributor Submission Guidelines 
    scholarly journal covering Spanish & Portuguese literature. 
    Indexed: +MLA International Bibliography; cumulative index 1956-1992 
    Holdings: 1939 (v.1) - present
  • Universidad de México (Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México. Revísta)(ISSN 0185-1330; México: UNAM, Direccion General de Difusion Cultural) 12/year
    Description  |  Contributor Submission Guidelines 
    reports on university research; poetry, art, drama. 
    Indexed: annual index 
    Holdings: 1971 (v.27) - present 
  • Visión: La Revísta Latinoamericana (ISSN 0121-9081; Buenos Aires, Argentina: Visión) 24/year
    Description  |  Contributor Submission Guidelines 
    news and current affairs magazine. 
    Holdings: current year


  • Online Periodical Sites
      + LEXIS-NEXIS Academic Universe provides access to Spanish-language news sources. Once connected to LEXIS-NEXIS, select News, then Foreign Language News. Under Source, select Spanish Language News. LEXIS-NEXIS Academic Universe can be accessed throughout the St. Mary's University campus or remotely by current St. Mary's students and faculty.
  • Journals and Magazines in Latin America - arranged by country.  Provided by UT-Austin's Latin American Network Information Center (LANIC).

  • Other Periodicals of Potential Interest

  • Americas (ISSN 0379-0940; Washington, DC: Organization of American States - English Edition) 6/year
    Description  |  Contributor Submission Guidelines 
    cultural interests of the western world. 
    Indexed:  
    Holdings: 1949 (v.1) - present
  • Hispanic American Historical Review (ISSN 0018-2168; Durham, NC: American Historical Association, Conference on Latin American Studies) 4/year; refereed
    Description  |  Contributor Submission Guidelines 
    scholarly journal. 
    Indexed: Book Review Index; annual index 
    Holdings: 1918 (v.1) - present 
  • Hispanic Journal of Behavioral Sciences (ISSN 0739-9863; Thousand Oaks, CA: Sage) 4/year
    Description  |  Contributor Submission Guidelines 
    scholarly journal focusing on fields of anthropology, linguistics, psychology, public health, sociology. 
    Indexed: ERIC; annual index
    Holdings: 1979 (v.1) - present
    • Journal of Hispanic Philology (ISSN 0147-5460; Hammond, IN: Purdue University Calumet, Department of Foreign Languages and Literature) 3/year
      Description  |  Contributor Submission Guidelines 
      scholarly bi-lingual journal of language and literature. 
      Indexed: +MLA International Bibliography; annual index 
      Holdings: 1977 (v.1) - 1995 (v.19)
  • Latin American Literary Review (ISSN 0047-4134; Pittsburgh, PA: University of Pittsburgh, Department of Hispanic Languages & Literatures) 2/year; refereed
    Description  |  Contributor Submission Guidelines 
    scholarly bi-lingual journal of essays and reviews of Latin American literature. 
    Indexed: +MLA International Bibliography  
    Holdings: 1972 (v.1) - present
  • Latin American Research Review (ISSN 0023-8791; Albuquerque, NM: Latin American Studies Association) 3/year
    Description  |  Contributor Submission Guidelines 
    scholarly journal focusing on Latin American culture, politics, and economics. 
    Indexed: PAIS 
    Holdings: 1965 (v.1) -present 
    • MesoAmerica (San Jose, Costa Rica: Institute for Central American Studies) 12/year
      Description  |  Contributor Submission Guidelines 
      consumer publication providing news and analysis of Central America.
      Holdings: current two years
  • Modern Language Journal; Devoted to Research and Discussion about the Learning and Teaching of Foreign and Second Languages (ISSN 0026-7902; Madison, WI: National Federation of Modern Language Teachers Associations) 4/year; refereed 
    Description  |  Contributor Submission Guidelines 
    scholarly journal. 
    Indexed: Book Review Index, ERIC, Education Index, +MLA International Bibliography , PsycINFO; annual index 
    Holdings: 1916 (v.1) - present
  • Modern Language Quarterly; A Journal of Literary History (ISSN 0026-7929; Seattle, WA: University of Washington, Department of English) 4/year
    Description  |  Contributor Submission Guidelines 
    scholarly journal focusing on literary scholarship and criticism, medieval to modern.
    Indexed: +MLA International Bibliography; annual index
    Holdings: 1940 (v.1) - 1996 (v.57)
  • NACLA Report on the Americas (ISSN 1058-5397; New York: North American Congress on Latin America) 6/year 
    Description  |  Contributor Submission Guidelines 
    coverage of political, social, economic conditions in Latin America. 
    Indexed: PAIS 
    Holdings: 1991 (v.24) - present
  • Review: Latin American Literature and Arts (ISSN 0890-5762; New York: Americas Society) 2/year
    Description  |  Contributor Submission Guidelines 
    works by and about Latin American writers in English translation, Latin American visual and performing arts articles, book reviews. 
    Indexed: +MLA International Bibliography  
    Holdings: 1968 (n.1) - present 
  • Romance Notes (ISSN 0035-7995; Chapel Hill, NC: University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Department of Romance Languages) 3/year
    Description  |  Contributor Submission Guidelines 
    scholarly multi-lingual journal.
    Indexed: +MLA International Bibliography  
    Holdings: 1959 (v.1) - present 

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    • WorldCat: The OCLC online union catalog. The world's most comprehensive bibliography. Includes information on the holdings of the world's libraries. Over 43 million records, in over 400 languages, that contain holdings information, and other information vital to collection development, cataloging, authority control, and retrospective conversion services. Uses the Library of Congress Subject Headings as its Thesaurus. Many records in the web version include images and tables.
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  • author: Diane M. Duesterhoeft email: dduesterhoeft@stmarytx.edu 
    URL: http://library.stmarytx.edu/acadlib/subject/languages/spanper.htm
    compilation assistance by Grace-Ellen Meixner
    created August 5, 1997 updated December 2, 2009
     
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