World Languages

  • Chinese

    Step Into Chinese is a flexible language-mining tool to assist English speakers seeking to understand Chinese language. The lack of a one-to-one correspondence between Chinese characters and the corresponding Pinyin is often regarded as the greatest difficulty facing learners of Chinese. Step Into Chinese has been designed to address exactly this difficulty

  • Day of the Dead - Dia de Los Muertos

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  • Day of the Dead - Dia de Los Muertos - NY Times slide show

    For many observers outside Mexico, Day of the Dead is associated with skeletons and a touch of the macabre. However, in Mexico, Day of the Dead is actually celebration of life

  • Food in Every Country

    Food, recipes, culture, history, geography of many countries.

  • Foregin Lanuages Resources

    Many websites cataloged by the US Government on foreign languages, customs and more.
  • Foreign Lanuage Search Engines

    Foreign Language search Engines.
  • Images of the French Revolution

    The Images are composed of high-resolution digital images of approximately 12,000 individual visual items, primarily prints, but also illustrations, medals, coins, and other objects, which display aspects of the Revolution. These materials were selected from across the BnF’s departments, and include thousands of images for the important collections entitled Hennin and De Vinck. Detailed metadata exists for the images, so that researchers can search by artist, subject, genre, and place.
  • Informe (Spanish)

    Informe    1994 - Present 
    Una colección de revistas hispánicas con textos completos. Abarca negocios, salud, tecnología, cultura, temas de actualidad y otras materias.

  • Newspapers Worldwide & USA

    NEWSPAPERS - USA AND WORLDWIDE
  • Paris - Tourist - Chateau de Versailles

     Chateau de Versailles museum is located near Paris and includes many masterpieces.

  • Paris Time lapse view

  • Paris- Monuments

    Paris- Monuments -information on museums, monuments, restaurants, cafes, hotels, trains, and historical city maps.
  • Paris- Monuments-Balzac's Paris

    Balzac's Paris: A Guided Tour a virtual "promenade through the monumental heart of Paris in Balzac's time.
  • Paris- Monuments-The Paris Voice

    The Paris Voice blend of news and cosmopolitan culture and commentary, and offers archiving, site searching.
  • Paris- Tourist - "Metropole"

    Metropole - "Paris Online is a weekly news magazine about Paris and all things Parisian."

  • Paris- Tourist - Louvre Museum

     Louvre Museum  some of the world's finest art. The online site includes virtual tours of prints,drawings, etc

  • Paris- Tourist -Parlez-Vous?

    Parlez-Vous? collection of links to everything French -- Castles, Museums, Cathedrals, Francophone countries, Paris.

  • Paris- Tourist La Tour Eiffel

    La Tour Eiffel At this site you can take a virtual tour of the famous Eiffel Tower in ParisFrance.
  • Saint-Denis: A Town in the Middle Ages - French Ministry of Culture

    This site offers a bird's eye view of a medieval town in France. You can compare the ancient city to what remains in the present day. Other features of the site include artistic views of and information about men and women from the time the town was built. More anthropological and archeological information includes details about crafts, items used for daily life, markets and fairs, and details about civic life. You have the option of viewing the entire site in French or English. Eleven educational activities are also available at this site.

  • Spanish Newspapers

    Informe    1994 - Oct. 2007 
    Una colección de revistas hispánicas con textos completos. Abarca negocios, salud, tecnología, cultura, temas de actualidad y otras materias.
  • Today's Front pages from 48 newspapers worldwide

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  • United Nations Cyber School bus

    View and compare country data from six countries at once.
  • World Digital Library

    The World Digital Library – a website of world cultural treasures offered free of charge in seven languages to anyone on the planet with access to the Internet – has put up its 10,000th offering. It was part of a package, actually – a group of rare manuscripts from the collections of the Walters Art Museum in Baltimore, which has been a contributor the WDL since 2010.

     All items on the WDL site are presented in Arabic, Chinese, English, French, Portuguese, Russian and Spanish. Using a drop-down menu on the homepage – which looks like a huge map of the world – you can choose the language you’d like to use for your explorations, then go browsing within the WDL by a number of selection methods including place, time, topic, type of item or the institution that holds the original.
  • World newspaper Index and links

    The best online newspapers in all countries