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Bibliographical Resources for Hispanic Studies

A brief listing of some useful publications available in the British Library and elsewhere. Works with shelfmarks prefixed HLR or HUR are on open access in the Humanities Reading Room, works with shelfmarks prefixed RAR are on open access in the Rare Books & Music Reading Room, and the remaining works are housed in closed access bookstacks and must be ordered via the Online Catalogue.

Library catalogues

Catálogo colectivo de obras impresas en los siglos ... existentes en bibliotecas españolas ... Siglo XVI, edición provisional (Madrid: BN, 1972)
RAR 093.016 SPA

Catálogo colectivo del patrimonio bibliográfico español: Siglo XVII (Madrid: Arco, 1988-) RAR 094.20946; 2725.d.1094

Catálogo colectivo del patrimonio bibliográfico español: Siglo XIX (Madrid: Arco, 1989-) RAR 094.30946; 2725.e.1517

Bibliographies

Subject

Fernando González Ollé, Manual bibliográfico de estudios españoles (Pamplona: EUNSA, 1976)
HLR 946

Indice español de humanidades (Madrid: CSIC)

Serie A: Bellas artes
ZA.9.a.6576

Serie B: Ciencias históricas
ZA.9.a.6575

Serie C: Lingüística y literatura
ZA.9.a.6574

History, etc

(includes material of interest to students of literature)

Indice histórico español (Barcelona, 1955-)
Ac.136.f

Literature

Pablo Jauralde Pou, Manual de investigación literaria (Madrid: Gredos, 1981)
X.958/26652

Historia y crítica de la literatura española, ed.Francisco Rico, 9 vols (Barcelona: Crítica, 1980-92)
ZA.9.a.476
+ suplementos ZA.9.a.4492

Cedomil Goic, Historia y crítica de la literatura hispanoamericana (Barcelona: Crítica, 1988)
ZA.9.a.2703

Catalan

Arxiu de textos catalans antics (Barcelona, 1982- )
2725.d.1067

Author bibliographies with subject indexes

Antonio Palau y Dulcet, Manual del librero hispano-americano (Barcelona, 1948-77)
28 vols + 7 vols of subject indexes + supplement (1990- )
HLR 015.8; RAR 090.98

National bibliographies

Bibliografía nacional española desde 1976 en CD-ROM (Madrid: Biblioteca Nacional)
Electronic Resources Rooms in Humanities Reading Room

Descriptive bibliographies

José Simón Díaz, Bibliografía de la literatura hispánica, 2nd edn (Madrid: CSIC, 1960-)
HLR 860

José Simón Díaz, Manual de bibliografía de la literatura española (Madrid: Gredos, 1980)
HLR 860

Juan Delgado Casado & Julián Martín Abad, Repertorios bibliográficos de impresos del s. XVI españoles, portugueses e iberoamericanos, con su fórmula abreviada de referencia (Madrid: Arco, 1993)
RAR 696.20946; 2725.e.2301

Some lesser-known language dictionaries

Peter Boyd-Bowman, Léxico hispanoamericano del siglo XVII (Madison: Hispanic Seminary of Medieval Studies, 1983)
Mic.F.320

Léxico hispanoamericano del siglo XVIII (1982)
Mic.F.321

Léxico hispanoamericano del siglo XIX (1984)
Mic.F.322

Glosario de voces anotadas en los 100 primeros volúmenes de Clásicos Castalia, ed. Robert Jammes & Marie-Therèse Mir (Madrid: Castalia, 1993)
YA.1995.a.8567

Camilo José Cela, Diccionario secreto (Madrid: Alianza, 1978)
YA.1994.a.404

Poesía erótica del Siglo de Oro (PESO), ed. Piere Alzieu et al. (Barcelona: Crítica, 1984)
YA.1994.a.4515

Latin America

Latin American studies: a basic guide to sources, 2nd edn, ed. Robert A. McNeil and Barbara G. Valk (Metuchen, N.J. & London: Scarecrow, 1990)
HLR 980.007

Latin America and the Caribbean: a critical guide to research sources, ed. Paula H. Covington (N.Y. & London: Greenwood, 1992)
HLR 980

Periodicals

Hispanic journals are covered by BUCOP, the British union catalogue of periodicals.

They are also listed by the British Union Catalogue of Latin Americana housed in The Institute of Latin American Studies Library. This file is now closed.

Indexes to periodicals

HAPI: Hispanic American periodicals index (Los Angeles, 1975-)
HUR 011.34098

Manuscripts

Julián Martín Abad, Manuscritos de España: guía de catálogos impresos (Madrid: Arco, 1989)
2725.e.510

Journals with bibliographies:

Revista de Literatura
Ac.132/16

Revista de Filología Española
Ac.145.c/5

Nueva Revista de Filología Hispánica
Ac.2693.ce

Boletín bibliográfico de la Asociación Hispánica de Literatura Medieval
ZA.9.a.5061

Notas. Reseñas iberoamericanas: literatura, sociedad, historia (Frankfurt)
ZA.9.a.6161

The British bulletin of publications on Latin America, the Caribbean, Portugal and Spain (Canning House)
PP.6477.ne

Theses

Current Research in Britain on CD-ROM
Electronic Resources Rooms in Humanities Reading Room

Margaret Johnson, "Theses in Hispanic studies approved for higher degrees by British and Irish universities 1983-1988", Bulletin of Hispanic Studies, 66 (1989), 417-46.

Libraries

Two other London libraries with specialised Hispanic collections:

The Hispanic and Luso-Brazilian Council
Canning House
2 Belgrave Square
London SW1X 8PJ
United Kingdom
Tel.: +44 (0)20 7235 2303

Catalogue (Boston, 1967)
HLR 015.46

Institute of Latin American Studies Library
35 Tavistock Square
London WC1H 9HA
United Kingdom
Tel: +44 (0)20 7387 4055

Contact

Hispanic Section
The British Library
96 Euston Road
London
NW1 2DB
United Kingdom

Tel: +44 (0)20 7412 7569
Fax: +44 (0)20 7412 7784

E-mail: hisp-enquiries@bl.uk