The Knowledge Center, DeLaMare, and Savitt Libraries's fall semester hours start Monday, August 24th. Returning users may notice some changes to our hours, services and facilities. Learn more about these changes before your visit at our phased reopening page. Research Help service will continue to be available online and in-person and appointment-based consultations have resumed.
World language books, films, and audio recordings can be browsed in OneSearch by using the phrase, "Spanish language materials" or "Japanese language materials," etc. Once you have made your initial search, you can select facets to isolate the results by subject heading, date, format, etc.
The following are a sample of the many languages represented in our catalog. (The links will take you to OneSearch searches for the specific languages.)
All language and literature books are located on the 5th floor of the Knowledge Center. They are grouped together by language using the Library of Congress Classification System in which the first few letters of the call number indicate the section of the library where the book is located. Visit these sections if you would like to browse for these materials about languages or literature:
Need a book we don't have in the University of Nevada, Reno Libraries? Request a book through Link+ (a network of public and academic libraries in California and Nevada) or interlibrary loan; at no cost to you.