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Spanish 310 Advanced Spanish Translation

Finding dictionaries

To find general dictionaries search the Duke Library catalog using the following subject headings:

English language -- Dictionaries -- Spanish

Spanish language -- Dictionaries -- English

Spanish language -- Dictionaries

You can refine the FORMAT by looking at the left hand side of the results page and selecting the format you prefer such as "Online" or "Book."

To find specialized dictionaries at the Duke University Libraries use the default search on the library homepage and search for keywords such as

"thematic dictionary."  

"slang dictionary"    or use the subject headings 

"medical dictionary" or use the subject heading Dictionaries, Medical -- Spanish

"literary dictionary" 

"Spanish dialects" or use the subject heading

If you search for keywords you can then refine the results by limiting the LANGUAGE to Spanish or by using other limiting options on the left hand side of the page.