New Orleans libraries carry one of the largest Spanish-language book collections in the whole country

The book collection at the North Kenner Branch Library, 630 W. Esplanade Ave., Kenner, contains almost 1,400 Spanish-language books and 35 books in Brazilian Portuguese. The collection at the Terrytown Branch Library, 680 Heritage Ave., contains more than 550 Spanish-language books. Tumble Book Library, a database of animated, talking picture books on the library’s website, includes a collection of Spanish-language books for children.


Jefferson libraries also have several Spanish-language databases, including the World Book Web, which includes two interactive, multimedia Spanish-language encyclopedias; Salud en Espanol, the Spanish-language edition of Ebsco’s Consumer Health Complete database; Economia y Negocios; Fuente Academica; and MediciLatina.

Live tutoring and homework assistance is available in Spanish.

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