UNM Community Connections


Language Learning Center

Ortega Hall
124 - LLC Labs
129 - Administrative Offices
Phone: 505-277-7368 (Office); 505-277-3106 (Checkout & Reservations)
Email: llc@unm.edu

Center for Southwest Research

Located in UNM Zimmerman Library (1900 Roma NE / Albuquerque NM 87131-0001)
Research Assistance & Collections Information: Anderson Reading Room (505) 277-3814
Email: cswrref@unm.edu

UNM Chicana and Chicano Studies

Located at 1829 Sigma Chi Rd. NE (near Yale)
Phone: 505-277-6414
Email: chicanos@unm.edu

El Centro de la Raza

Located in Mesa Vista Hall, room 1153
Phone: 505-277-5020
Email: elcentro@unm.edu

Latin American & Iberian Institute

Located at 801 Yale Boulevard NE
Phone: 505-277-2961
Email: laii@unm.edu


Student Organization of Latin American Studies
Located at 801 Yale Boulevard NE
SOLAS Events

Special Office of Latin American Initiatives

Located on the second floor of the Student Services Center in Room 262
Phone: 505-277-1811 or 505-277-0837
Email: solai@unm.edu

Albuquerque / New Mexico Community

Fray Angélico Chávez Library

The Fray Angélico Chávez History Library is the institutional successor of New Mexico's oldest library (1851) and is part of the Palace of the Governors. A non-circulating, closed stack research facility, it preserves historical materials in many formats documenting the history of the state, the Southwest, and meso-America from pre-European contact to the present.

Located at 120 Washington Ave. in Santa Fe.
Phone: 505-476-5090
Email: historylibrary@state.nm.edu

Albuquerque Hispano Chamber of Commerce

Located at 1309 4th St. SW
Phone: 505-842-9003

National Hispanic Cultural Center

The National Hispanic Cultural Center offers a variety of programs and activities throughout the year in various artistic disciplines. Currently the Center conducts programs in the visual arts, performing arts, history & literary arts, media arts and education.

Located at 1701 4th Street SW at the Intersection of 4th Street SW and Avenida César Chávez (Bridge Blvd.).
Phone: 505-246-2261

Instituto Cervantes

Located at the National Hispanic Cultural Center, the Instituto Cervantes is a separate entity funded by the government of Spain and collaborates with the NHCC in organizing educational activities and cultural events. The Instituto Cervantes is a worldwide non-profit organization created by the Spanish Government in 1991. It is the largest organization in the world concerned with the teaching of Spanish. The mission of the Instituto Cervantes is to promote the teaching, study and use of Spanish as a second language and to contribute to the advancement of the Spanish, Hispanic and Latin American cultures throughout the world.
Phone: 505-724-4777
Email: adxabq@cervantes.es

Spanish Resource Center

An arm of both the Spanish Embassy and the University of New Mexico, the Spanish Resource Center supports Spanish teaching and offers cultural program to the public. Its resource library offers a wealth of literature and materials about many aspects of Spanish life and culture.
The Spanish Resource Center is located at the National Hispanic Cultural Center at 1701 Fourth St. SW
Phone: (505) 724-4743
Email: language.assistant@state.nm.us

The Spanish Resource Center’s website is maintained by UNM’s Department of Continuing Education.

South Broadway Cultural Center

The South Broadway Cultural Center is a cultural center featuring a theatre, art gallery and library to provide support for the intellectual, social, and cultural development of the Albuquerque by promoting the multi-cultural disciplines of art, and celebrating the ethnicities of the community.
Located at 1025 Broadway SE
Phone: 505-848-1320
Email: sbcc@cabq.gov