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The Spanish Pages: Up Front

Welcome to The Spanish Pages from your liaison librarian.

These pages are intended to support your Spanish Language and Literature study, research and teaching.  I'll be adding new content regularly, so please visit often. 

I invite you to contact me about:

  • Assignment research 
  • Thesis research
  • Using library resources (e.g catalogue, electronic databases) 
  • Teaching effective library research skills
  • Suggesting materials for the library to purchase (e.g. book, journal, DVD)
  • Providing feedback on library offerings
  • Adding to or improving these webpages


Miyoko Shida - 8:18 minutes of extradinary concentration - balancing sticks and a feather...

Creative Compulsive "Disorder"  with Zina Lahr - 6:19 minutes of joyful, unfettered creativity

"Moments"  - a film by Will Hoffman.  4:17 minutes of second-long portraits of life. An eye-opener...

Kseniya Simonova - 8:33 mezmorizing minutes of a young Ukrainian woman "painting" a story with sand and light.


Librarian for Spanish

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Melanie Boyd
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Phone: 403-220-3128
Office: TFDL 510A
(To access my office, please ask for assistance at the Arts and Culture Reception Desk, 5th Floor, TFDL)
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Research Interests:
Poetry and poetics - especially of Canadians Jan Zwicky, Don McKay, and Tim Lilburn. Academic library culture. Singing in the oral tradition.
Office Hours:
By appointment.


Information Specialist Abigail Colucci provided assistance and expertise in the development of this Libguide.


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