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Foreign Language Learning: Spanish


WordReference Spanish Dictionaries

Diccionario de la lengua española Monolingual dictionary from the Real Academia Española.

Newspapers Online

Newspapers from Latin America

Newspapers from Spain

Latin American Newsstream (Restricted to Duke) - Over 35 newspapers from Latin America with backfiles

RSS Feed: BBC Mundo

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Language Lessons and Grammar Guides

BBC Spanish

Destinos: An Introduction to Spanish 52-episode telenovela intended for Spanish learners, funded and hosted by the Annenberg Foundation.

Spanish Proficiency Exercises from the University of Texas. Exercises featuring video clips of native speakers, with transcripts and grammar explanations. Spanish Pronunciation Audio clips of native speakers pronouncing more than 51,000 Spanish words.

Oxford Language Dictionaries Spanish Resources (Duke users only)

Pimsleur Spanish Courses Audio materials available at Duke University Libraries.

Spanish in Transparent Languages Online. A rapid language instructional system for learning over 70 languages; provides flash cards, blogs, words of the day, language overviews, and active social language.

Radio, Television and Film

List of streaming radio stations from Spain. 

Grupo Radio Centro Multi-station radio broadcaster from Mexico. Radio en Vivo Directory of Colombian streaming radio stations organized by genre and location.

Videos in Spanish at Duke University Libraries.

Guide to Freely Available Web-Videos from Latin America and Spain. An extensive listing developed and maintained at SUNY Albany.