Skip to Main Content

SPA258H: Introduction to Hispanic Literary Studies

Research tools, resources, and strategies for the students enrolled in the course during the 2023–2024 academic year, taught by Professor Sanda Munjic.

Research Guidance

Virtual Reference Service

Ask a LibrarianResearch support service is available via the UTL's virtual reference service, Ask a Librarian, open in the evenings and weekends.


Hours of Service (Fall Term)

Monday–Thursday 10:00 am–10:00 pm
Friday 10:00 am–5:00 pm
Saturday 12:00 pm–6:00 pm
Sunday 12:00 pm–6:00 pm

Closed Monday, 9 October (Thanksgiving). 

Email Inquiries

Basic questions related to navigating the libraries (such as locating a particular book title in the catalogue) can be sent via email (please keep your message brief).  

Please use your account, identifying the course (SPA258H.

We respond to messages Monday to Friday, from 9:00 am to 5:00 pm (please note we do not check our email accounts in the evenings or on the weekends).

Research Appointments

Louis Pasternak, Passion of CreationAgatha Barc (Reader Services and Instruction Librarian, Victoria University Library, is available for appointments customized to the research requirements of particular assignments.

We are generally available for consultations Monday to Friday, between 10:00 am and 3:30 pm. Advanced notice is required to request an appointment.

Before booking an appointment, please conduct preliminary research using the resources outlined in this guide, and locate at least one scholarly source (such as a book or journal article) that is relevant to your topic of research.

We recommend requesting an appointment as soon as you begin to complete the work on your assignment


Lead image: Leonid Pasternak (1862–1945), Passion for Creation, 1917, oil on canvas.