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LESS COMMONLY TAUGHT LANGUAGES

Links and shelfmarks

The Librarian is grateful to Delicious, Omniglot and Wikipedia for providing so many good links

External links

Below are the links to the external websites. Language Centre takes no responsibility for the content of these websites.

Afrikaans / Albanian / Amharic / Aramaic / Azerbaijani / Bambara / Basque / Belarusian / Bengali / Breton / Burmese / Cambodian / Cantonese / Catalan / Chichewa / Chinyanja / Cornish / Croatian / Danish / Dari / Esperanto / Estonian / Faroese / Farsi (Persian) / Fijian / Finnish / Flemish / Frisian / Galician / Gascon / Georgian / Gondi / Greenlandic / Guarani / Gujarati / Haitian Creole / Hausa / Icelandic / Igbo / Indonesian / Irula / Kannada / Kaqchikel / Kazakh / Kinyarwanda / Khowar / Kolami / Komi / Korean / Krio / Kurdish / Kyrgyz / Ladino / Laotian / Latvian / Limousin / Lingala / Lithuanian / Macedonian / Malagasy / Malay / Malayalam / Malinké / Maltese / Manx / Maori / Marathi / Mayan languages / Mende / Mongolian / Nepali / Occitan / Panjabi / Pitjantjara / Pulaar / Pushto / Quechua / Reunionese creole / Romanian / Romansh / Sami languages / Sanskrit / Scots / Serbian / Serbo-Croatian / Setswana / Shona / Sinhalese / Siswati / Slovak / Slovenian / Somali / Sorbian languages / Southern Sotho / Swahili / Swedish / Switzerland, all languages / Syriac / Tagalog / Tajiki / Tamazight / Tamil / Tatar / Telugu / Tetum / Tibetan / Tok Pisin / Torwali / Tulu / Twi / Ukrainian / Uyghur / Uzbek / Vietnamese / Xhosa / Yiddish / Yoruba / Zulu


Afrikaans
Library shelfmark: AF


Albanian
Library shelfmark: AL


Amharic
Library shelfmark: AM


Aramaic
Library shelfmark: ARA


Azerbaijani (Azeri)
Library shelfmark: AZ


Bambara
Library shelfmark: BAM


Basque
Library shelfmark: BA


Belarusian
Library shelfmark: BEL


Bengali
Library shelfmark: BE


Breton
Library shelfmark: BR


Burmese
Library shelfmark: BM


Cambodian or Khmer
Library shelfmark: CA


Cantonese
Library shelfmark: CN


Catalan
Library shelfmark: CT


Chichewa Chinyanja or Nyanja
Library shelfmark: CHC


Chinyanja

  • see Chichewa entry above

Cornish
Library shelfmark: CO


Croatian
Library shelfmark: CR


Danish
Library shelfmark: DA


Dari
Library shelfmark: DAR


Esperanto
Library shelfmark: ESP


Estonian
Library shelfmark: EST



Persian or Farsi
Library shelfmark: PE


Fijian
Library shelfmark: FIJ


Finnish
Library shelfmark: FI

The Librarian wishes to thank Liisa Ågren, Library Assistant, for offering many useful weblinks.


Flemish
Library shelfmark: DU


Frisian
Library shelfmark: FS

See also Old Frisian


Galician (Galego)
Library shelfmark: GAL

The Librarian wishes to thank María Liñeira, Lectora in Galician, Centre for Galician Studies, Queen's College, Oxford University, for offering many useful weblinks and several books to the library.


Gascon
Library shelfmark: GS


Georgian
Library shelfmark: GGN

Georgian is a language taught at the Centre. For more information please send an e-mail to admin@lang.ox.ac.uk



Greenlandic (Kalaallisut)
Library shelfmark: KAL (CD-ROM section only, in Librarian's office)


Guarani
Library shelfmark: GUA (video section only)


Gujarati
Library shelfmark: GU


Haitian Creole
Library shelfmark: HAI


Hausa
Library shelfmark: HA


Icelandic
Library shelfmark: IC

See also Old Norse


Igbo
Library shelfmark: IGB


Indonesian
Library shelfmark: IN

Informal courses provided by the Oxford Indonesia Society



Kannada
Library shelfmark: KAN


Kaqchikel
Library shelfmark: KAQ


Kazakh
Library shelfmark: KA


Kinyarwanda
Library shelfmark: KI


Khovar or Chitrali
In special collection


Kolami
In special collection



Korean
Library shelfmark: KO


Krio
No library shelfmark at the moment


Kurdish
Library shelfmark: KU


Kyrgyz
Library shelfmark: KI


Ladino
Library shelfmark: LA


Laotian
Library shelfmark: LAO (reference only)


Latvian
Library shelfmark: LV


Limousin
Library shelfmark: LI


Lingala
Library shelfmark: LIN

See also our African Studies Links page


Lithuanian
Library shelfmark: LN


Macedonian
Library shelfmark: MAC



Malay
Library shelfmark: MA


Malayalam
Library shelfmark: ML (one video) In special collection


Malinké
Library shelfmark: MAL


Maltese
Library shelfmark: in special collection


Manx
Library shelfmark: MAN


Maori
Library shelfmark: MI


Marathi
Library shelfmark: MAR


Mayan languages
Library shelfmark: MAY (at present, Jan 2012, there is just one film "Apocalypto" for Yucatec Mayan)


Mende
Library shelfmark: ME



Nepali
Library shelfmark: NE


Occitan
Library shelfmark: OC


Panjabi (or Punjabi)
Library shelfmark: PA


Pitjantjara
Library shelfmark: PI


Pulaar
Library shelfmark: PUL


Pushto (or Pashto, Afghani)
Library shelfmark: PU


Quechua
Library shelfmark: QU


Reunionese creole
Library shelfmark: REU


Romanian
Library shelfmark: RO


Romansh
Library shelfmark: ROH


Sami languages
Library shelfmark: SAM


Sanskrit
Library shelfmark: SA

The Librarian wishes to thank Yunyao Zhai, Library Assistant, for offering many useful weblinks



Serbian
Library shelfmark: SE


Serbo-Croatian
Library shelfmark: SE


Setswana
Library shelfmark: ST


Shona
Library shelfmark: SH


Sinhalese
Library shelfmark: SIN


Siswati
Library shelfmark: SI


Slovak
Library shelfmark: SK




Sorbian languages
Library shelfmark: SM


Southern Sotho
Library shelfmark: SO


Swahili
Library shelfmark: SWA


Swedish
Library shelfmark: SW


Switzerland, all languages
Library shelfmark: FR for French, GE for German, IT for Italian


Syriac
Library shelfmark: SY


Tagalog
Library shelfmark: TAG


Tajiki
Library shelfmark: TAJ


Tamazight (Berber)
Library shelfmark: TMZ


Tamil
Library shelfmark: TA


Tatar
Library shelfmark: TAT



Tetum
Library shelfmark: TIM



Tok Pisin
Library shelfmark: TO


Torwali or Turvali
In special collection


Tulu
In special collection


Twi
Library shelfmark: TW



Uyghur
Library shelfmark: UY



Vietnamese
Library shelfmark: VI


Xhosa
Library shelfmark: XH


Yiddish
Library shelfmark: YI


Yoruba
Library shelfmark: YO



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