Resources at Grinnell

Language Assistant

The Language Assistant has office hours in ARH 221 to help students practice oral, listening, reading, and writing skills. 

Hours: Mondays 10:00 a.m. - 12:00 noon and Wednesdays 3:00-5:00 p.m. 


Max Castillo

Maximiliano Castillo 
2014/2015 Spanish Language Assistant


El Mirador

El mirador is a project of the Spanish Department at Grinnell College which seeks to involve Spanish language students with Spanish-speaking cultures. Students of Grinnell College who are studying abroad in Spanish-speaking countries will provide accounts of their experiences in the form of journal entries, images, and audio files that will be shared with the campus community through El mirador.


Diccionario de la Real Academia de la Lengua
Dicicionario Panhispánico de Dudas de la Real Academia de la Lengua
Corpus de Referencia del Español Actual (CREA)
Diccionario Español-Inglés Espasa Calpe
Diccionario Español-Inglés Oxford
Diccionario de sinónimos y antónimos
Nuevo Diccionario Histórico de la Lengua Española - Corpus Diacrónico del Español (CORDE)
Links to dictionaries of Native American languages, including Aymara, Guaraní, Nahuatl, Quechua, Quiché, Quichua, and more


Zona latina
LANIC Network Information Center (University of Texas)
Radio Stations (Spain)
Radio Stations (Latin America)
Spanish Language Television Channels
El periódico El País

Language, Literature, and Culture

DELE - Diploma de Español como Lengua Extranjera
Centro Virtual Cervantes
Cuadernos Cervantes
La página del idioma español
Real Academia Española de la Lengua
Nuevo Tesoro Lexicográfico de la Lengua Española
Ortografía de la Real Academia de la Lengua Española (PDF)
The Spanish Verb Conjugator
Biblioteca Virtual Miguel de Cervantes
"Latina/o Literature." A comprehensive, on-line bibliography of Latina and Latino literature, by Ritch Calvin, Women's Studies Department, SUNY at Stony Brook
Antología Virtual de Literatura Latinoamericana
Autoras latinoamericanas
Proyecto Sherezade (cuentos para estudiantes de español)
LANIC Network Information Center (University of Texas)