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Foreign Languages: Language Learning Resources

A guide for students studying a foreign language & culture. This guide covers essential language learning & language skills resources, as well as additional resources for learning about other cultures.

Library collection


The Library has increased foreign language learning collections for Chinese, French, German, Italian, Japanese and Spanish.  You can browse on the shelves or search the following general call numbers to see resources for different languages.

Foreign language films


The Library has a good collection of foreign language films supporting language learning. 
To find a list of films for a language, do a catalogue search with ‘feature films’ > refine with ‘videos’ and a language.

Language tools and websites



The Library has many language dictionaries. You can find these by searching the Library Catalogue. Just enter [your language] + dictionary (e.g. French dictionary) into the search bar.