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Language Learning Resources

Most of our hard copy and audiovisual resources can be found via the university library catalogue and can be borrowed. For recommended external resources follow the links below.

Shanghai night scene


View our resources for learning Chinese

Palace of Westminster at night. Image by Diliff via Wikimedia Commons.


View our resources for learning English

Louvre Museum, Paris


View our resources for learning French

Brandenburg Gate, Berlin


View our resources for learning German



View our resources for learning Spanish

Roman Forum, Rome


These sites will help you to improve your Italian through online activities.

To draw up lists of Language Lounge materials for Italian, go to the University of Liverpool library catalogue at and search for "Class Number (Local Collections)" 453 (Italian dictionaries), 455 (Italian grammars), 458 (coursebooks and general Italian language learning materials), 548.JOUR (magazines), VID.ITA (DVDs), and 853 (easy readers and short fiction).


Other Languages

We also hold a good selection of materials for other Hispanic languages, especially Portuguese and Catalan.

There is also a range of materials in Arabic, Dutch, Japanese, Russian, Turkish and some other European and East Asian languages.