I'm Diarmuid Kennedy the Subject Librarian for Arts, English & Languages.
I'm here to help, so please get in touch if you need any advice on research, finding information or using the library.
QUB now has access to Kanopy (a video streaming service which includes movies, documentaries, foreign films etc. Content can be embedded in Canvas).
Browse Kanopy Spanish Language Cinema.
PressReader offers access to more than 6,000 newspapers and magazines from more than 100 countries in 60+ languages.
With PressReader, you can hold an enhanced digital replica of your favorite publication in your hands and read it from cover to cover, just the way the title was printed, with no compromises in quality, fidelity, or content.
Cite Them Right is an online referencing guide designed to help you reference print, electronic or performance sources accurately. The website has been developed from the book Cite them right: the essential referencing guide by Richard Pears and Graham Shields.
Welcome to the Arts, English and Languages library subject pages. If you're new to QUB take a look at Welcome to Queen's! New Student Guide to the Library at Queen's.
On this page you'll find general information, follow the links for more specialist information about your subject area. Following the library on social media is a good way of keeping up to date
If you are just starting your degree our guides to Understanding Research Literature and Plagiarism and Referencing will demystify the world of chapters, journals, articles, bibliographies and editors.
Details about borrowing, requesting and accessing library services can be found here. You can check the library opening times here.
Get in touch if you have any questions.
With over 1,100 entries written by an international team of scholars from over 40 countries The Encyclopedia of Applied Linguistics is a ground breaking reference work covering the highly diverse field of applied linguistics. Access it here.
The most common shelf-marks for Modern Languages are:
PC2001-PC3761 = French Language
PQ1-PQ3999 = French literature
PC5001-PC5498 = Portuguese Language
PQ9000-PQ9999 = Portuguese literature
PC4001-PC4977 = Spanish Language
PQ6001-PQ8929 = Spanish literature
P306-P310 = Translating and interpreting
You will find the main section on Floor 2. Recommended books will also be found in Short Loan on the Ground Floor of the McClay Library.
Where can I find books about my subject in the McClay Library?