Spanish Speakers

These resources for libraries serving Spanish-speaking patrons including outreach, marketing, programming, and computer related resources. This has grown as a result of the many experiences, successes, best practices, and strategies shared by libraries and staff from around the country who participated in WebJunction's Spanish Language Outreach Program. Your experiences, templates, and questions are all welcome here if you work to support services for Spanish speakers. See also Spanish Language Outreach Program Workshop Curriculum.

Self-paced courses and webinar recordings on this topic are freely available in the WebJunction Course Catalog.

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Infopeople's Survival Spanish for Library Staff

 Document / Last Modified: 03 April 2019

The workbook and mp3 audio tracks from Infopeople's Survival Spanish for Library Staff Course (Total Time 54:51). Learn the Spanish pronunciation of commonly used library terms, including common patron questions with answers in Spanish.

Employment and Training Resources for Spanish Speakers

 News / Last Modified: 26 November 2018

As part of an ongoing collaboration with the U.S. Department of Labor Employment and Training Administration (DOL/ETA) and the Institute of Museum and Library Services (IMLS), WebJunction is pleased to update you on employment and training resources ...

Cuentos y Más/Stories and More: A bilingual TV story time

 Document / Last Modified: 06 October 2017

Press release announcing Cuentos y Más / Stories and More, a bilingual (English/Spanish)TV story time which promotes the joy of reading and libraries. The program is also available online.

Health Websites for Spanish Speakers

 Document / Last Modified: 07 June 2017

List of useful websites to find health information for Spanish speakers. Created in conjunction with Siga Adelante health and safety workshops.