Spanish: Culture & Customs

A guide to resources for the Spanish language.

Book Series

The Culture and Customs of Latin America and the Caribbean book series highlights topics such as social customs, religion, the arts, and more. Some examples:

eHRAF World Cultures

The eHRAF World Cultures database is a cross-cultural database that contains information on all aspects of cultural and social life.


OhioLINK Digital Resource Commons
Foreign Language Video Instruction


The OhioLINK Digital Resource Commons hosts instructional videos from universities around Ohio. The Foreign Language Video Instruction collection emphasizes those videos in which native speakers elaborate on many topics about their culture, including marriage, family, nightlight, politics, and more. 

Please note. Some content may not play on every browser and/or device, due to Flash or other format incompatibility.


Global Road Warrior

Exhaustive profiles of several countries and regions, with especial attention paid to travel and business. View online.

CIA World Factbook

CIA World Factbook

Find facts and data on people, history, government, economy, and more. View online.

Spanish Culture

Learn Spanish in coffee-break lessons from the Radio Lingua Network.

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