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Less Commonly Taught Languages

Links and shelfmarks

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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


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Albanian
Library shelfmark: AL


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Amharic
Library shelfmark: AM


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Aramaic
Library shelfmark: ARA


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Azerbaijani (Azeri)
Library shelfmark: AZ


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Bambara
Library shelfmark: BAM


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Basque
Library shelfmark: BA


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Belarusian
Library shelfmark: BE


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Bengali
Library shelfmark: BE


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Breton
Library shelfmark: BR


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Burmese
Library shelfmark: BM


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Cambodian
Library shelfmark: CA


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Cantonese

Library shelfmark: CN

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Catalan
Library shelfmark: CT


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Chichewa or Chinyanja
Library shelfmark: CHC


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Chinyanja

  • see Chichewa entry above


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Cornish
Library shelfmark: CO


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Croatian
Library shelfmark: CR


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Danish
Library shelfmark: DA


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Dari
Library shelfmark: DAR


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Esperanto
Library shelfmark: ESP


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Estonian
Library shelfmark: EST


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Faroese

See also Old Norse


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Farsi (Persian)
Library shelfmark: PE


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Fijian
Library shelfmark: FIJ


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Finnish
Library shelfmark: FI

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


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Flemish (Dutch dialect)
Library shelfmark: DU


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Frisian
Library shelfmark: FS

See also Old Frisian


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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.


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Gascon
Library shelfmark: GS


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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

Gondi

In special collection


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Greenlandic (Kalaallisut)

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

Guarani
Library shelfmark: GUA (video section only)


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Gujarati
Library shelfmark: GU


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Haitian Creole
Library shelfmark: HAI


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Hausa
Library shelfmark: HA


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Icelandic
Library shelfmark: IC

See also Old Norse


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Igbo
Library shelfmark: IGB


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Indonesian
Library shelfmark: IN

Informal courses provided by the Oxford Indonesia Society


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Irula

In special collection

Kannada
Library shelfmark: KAN


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Kaqchikel
Library shelfmark: KAQ


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Kazakh
Library shelfmark: KA


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Kinyarwanda
Library shelfmark: KI

Khovar or Chitrali

In special collection


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Kolami

In special collection

 

Komi
Library shelfmark: KM


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Korean
Library shelfmark: KO

Krio

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Kurdish
Library shelfmark: KU

 

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Kyrgyz
Library shelfmark: KI


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Ladino
Library shelfmark: LA


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Laotian
Library shelfmark: LAO (reference only)


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Latvian
Library shelfmark: LV


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Limousin
Library shelfmark: LI


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Lingala
Library shelfmark: LIN

See also our African Studies Links page


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Lithuanian
Library shelfmark: LN


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Macedonian
Library shelfmark: MAC

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Malagasy

Library shelfmark: MG


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Malay
Library shelfmark: MA

Malayalam

Library shelfmark: ML (one video)

In special collection


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Malinké
Library shelfmark: MAL

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Maltese

Library shelfmark: in special collection

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Manx
Library shelfmark: MAN


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Maori
Library shelfmark: MI


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Marathi
Library shelfmark: MAR


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


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Mende
Library shelfmark: ME


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Mongolian
Library shelfmark: MO


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Nepali
Library shelfmark: NE


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Occitan
Library shelfmark: OC


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Panjabi (or Punjabi)
Library shelfmark: PA


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Pitjantjara
Library shelfmark: PI


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Pulaar
Library shelfmark: PUL


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Pushto (or Pashto, Afghani)
Library shelfmark: PU


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Quechua
Library shelfmark: QU


Reunionese creole

Library shelfmark: REU

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Romanian
Library shelfmark: RO

Romansh
Library shelfmark: ROH


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Sami languages
Library shelfmark: SAM


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Sanskrit
Library shelfmark: SA


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Scots
Library shelfmark: E-S


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Serbian
Library shelfmark: SE


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Serbo-Croatian
Library shelfmark: SE


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Setswana
Library shelfmark: ST


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Shona
Library shelfmark: SH


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Sinhalese
Library shelfmark: SIN


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Siswati
Library shelfmark: SI


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Slovak
Library shelfmark: SK


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Slovenian (or Slovene)
Library shelfmark: SL


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Somali
Library shelfmark: SM


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Sorbian languages
Library shelfmark: SM


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Southern Sotho
Library shelfmark: SO


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Swahili
Library shelfmark: SWA


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Swedish
Library shelfmark: SW


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


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Syriac
Library shelfmark: SY


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Tagalog
Library shelfmark: TAG


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Tajiki
Library shelfmark: TAJ


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Tamazight (Berber)
Library shelfmark: TMZ


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Tamil
Library shelfmark: TA


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Tatar
Library shelfmark: TAT


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Telugu
Library shelfmark: TE


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Tetum
Library shelfmark: TIM


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Tibetan
Library shelfmark: TI


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Tok Pisin
Library shelfmark: TO

  • online dictionary

Torwali or Turvali

In special collection

Tulu

In special collection

 


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Twi
Library shelfmark: TW


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Ukrainian
Library shelfmark: UK

Oxford University Ukrainian Society


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Uyghur
Library shelfmark: UY


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Uzbek
Library shelfmark: UZ


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Vietnamese
Library shelfmark: VI


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Xhosa
Library shelfmark: XH


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Yiddish
Library shelfmark: YI


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Yoruba
Library shelfmark: YO


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Zulu
Library shelfmark: ZU


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