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Thomas Jefferson Bldg (LJ240)
101 Independence Ave, SE
Washington, D.C. 20540-4850
Phone: (202) 707-5400
Hours: Weekdays:
8:30am - 5:00pm



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The Hispanic Reading Room is the primary access point for research related to the Caribbean, Latin America, Spain and Portugal; the indigenous cultures of those areas; and peoples throughout the world historically influenced by Luso-Hispanic heritage, including Latinos in the U.S. and peoples of Portuguese or Spanish heritage in Africa, Asia, and Oceania.

NEW: HISPANIC STUDIES RESEARCH GUIDES
Research guides to the Library's Luso-Hispanic collections, as well as general subject guides prepared by reference librarians.


Featured PALABRA Archive Recording:
Chilean Poet Nicanor Parra Reading from his Work


Featured Video:
Clarice Lispector: A Conversation with Benjamin Moser



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