Skip to main content

Foreign Language and Literature

This guide provides library resources on both foreign languages and literatures, in print and electronic forms. Focus is on languages taught at JSRCC, e.g., French, Spanish, German, and Arabic.

EBSCOhosst

When viewing articles in HTML format in the EBSCOhost databases, you can select the option to translate the article in a specific language.

  • Select  a specific language from the Choose Language menu.  
  • Then click on the Translate button.

Factiva

When viewing an article in the Factiva database, you can select the option to translate the article in a specific language.

  • Click on the Translate Article option.

  • When the next screen appears, select  a specific language from the Select Language menu. 

Literature Resource Center

When viewing an article in Literature Resource Center, you can select the option to translate the article in a specific language.

  • Select  a specific language from the Translate menu from the Tool box on the right. 
  • Then click on the Translate button. The translated article will open in a new tab or window.

 

When the translated article appears, click on the Listen option to listen to the article.

Opposing Viewpoints in Context

When viewing an article in Opposing Viewpoints in Context, you have the option to translate an article in a specific language.

  • Click on Translate from the Tools menu on the right.

When the Translate Document window appears, select a specific language and click on the Translate button.