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See also related topics:
  • English
  • Germanic Languages
  • French 
  • Italian
  • Spanish and Portuguese
  • Latin
  • Greek
  • See also related topics:
    Literature
    and  writing  topics where the use of language is important.:
  • Scriptwriting
  • Essay
  • Letters
  • Discussion-Debate
  • Criticism
  • LANGUAGES--SELECTED RESOURCES 

    Keeley Library  Revised 1/23/2001

    BACKGROUND INFORMATION ABOUT LANGUAGES

    in World Book Encyclopedia. Chicago: World Book, 2001
    Ref. 031 W927 1990 v.12
     in Encyclopedia Americana. Danbury, CT:Grolier, 1999
    Ref. 031 E56A 1999 v.16
     Cardona, George. "Languages".v. 12  Greenberg, Joseph H. et. al."Languages".v. 16

    LANGUAGES  BROWSING GUIDE  400'S

    400's      Languages
    420's   English
        421     Written and spoken
         423     Dictionaries
         425     Grammar
    430's   Germanic Languages
    440's   French 
    450's   Italian
  • 460's  Spanish and Portuguese

  • 470's Latin
    480's Greek
    490's 
    Other Languages
    Indo-European, 
    Oriental, 
    Semitic, 
    African, 
    North American Indian, 
    South American Indian, Austronesian
    See our guide,Finding Your Way in the Library, and our Library Floor Plan to locate books on the shelves.

    sailscat.gif (2318 bytes)To locate items in our library network, search our New WebCat™using the following subjects.
    Language, Universal 
    Language and languages
    Language and languages--Vocational guidance 
    Languages, Extinct 
    Languages, Modern--Bibliography
    Dictionaries, Polyglot
    Occitan poetry 
    Languages, Modern--Vocabulary--Poetry 
    Languages, Modern--Grammar, Comparative 
    Languages, Modern--Self-instruction 
    Languages, Modern--Study and teaching
    Languages, Modern--Conversation and phrase books 
    Languages, Modern--Study and teaching--Massachusetts 
    Languages, Modern--Study and teaching--United States 
    Languages, Modern--Translating--Handbooks, manuals, etc.
    French language  Languedoc (France)--Description and travel 
    See also
    names of
    individual
    languages 
    at top of page

    SELECTED REFERENCE BOOKS

    The call  number for each will bring you to the general area for that subject.
    Need to add items here. .

    PERIODICALS AND NEWS ARTICLES ONLINE

    SIRS NEWSPAPER AND PERIODICAL REPRINTS: INFOTRAC  WEB ONLINE PERIODICALS DATABASE ELECTRIC LIBRARY
     As members of SAILS, Durfee  students and teachers can access SIRS, INFOTRAC AND ELECTRIC LIBRARY, both  from library workstations, and from home. From home or a school lab computer, go to SAILS  Databases . You will need your library barcode when dialing from a home computer or a lab.

    WEB SITES

  • IPL Say Hello tothe World 
  • MIT Foreign Language Newspapers Online
  • Ethnologue Database
  • Acronym Finder
  • Study Guides and Strategies from University of St. Thomas   This an  outstanding guide to learning strategies, research,  learning styles and more. It also includes directions in foreign  languages.
  • Human Languages Page
  • World Languages 
  • Animated American Sign Language Dictionary
  • Paul Bryan's :Common Errors in English
  • American Heritage Book  ofEnglish Usage
  • Rensselaer Writing Center Handouts
  • Statistics Every Writer Should Know
  • English Grammar Resources on the Web
  • Dictionary.com
  • Oxford English Dictionary Online
  • OneLook Dictionaries
  • Cliche Finder
  • Collective Noun Page
  • Strunk's Elements of Style

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    September, 1978  to  June, 2001