Resources & Links

The Modern Languages Department at Whittier College has compiled the following websites, which you may find useful for your studies.

Chinese

Chinese characters & culture - http://www.zhongwen.com  
Chinese character learning site - http://stroke-order.learningweb.moe.edu.tw/home.do
Chinese textbook “Chinese 1-2-3” - http://iwillspeak.com/chinese123
World Journal (Chinese newspaper) - http://epaper.worldjournal.com

French

Tenessee Bob’s Famous French Links - http://www.utm.edu/staff/bobp/french/french.html
Bibliothèque Nationale de France (BnF) - Gallica (online library) -  http://gallica.bnf.fr/?&lang=EN
Organisation Internationale de la Francophonie (in English) -  http://www.francophonie.org/English.html
Organisation Internationale de la Francophonie (in French) -  http://www.francophonie.org/
French Tourism Office - http://www.francetourism.com/

Japanese

Genki online (Website for Genki textbooks users) - http://genki.japantimes.co.jp/index_en
Rikai.com (Japanese translation site) - http://www.rikai.com/perl/HomePage.pl?Language=Ja
Reading Tutor (Japanese reading tutoring system) - http://language.tiu.ac.jp/index_e.html
Kanji Practice (Kanji learning website) - http://www.dartmouth.edu/~kanji/
Japan Foundation, Los Angeles (Information about local events, grants, etc. ) - http://www.jflalc.org/
Kid’s Web Japan (Site about Japan for kids 10-14 years old. However, this site is very helpful for those who learn Japanese language and cultures. The website is in both English and Japanese) - http://web-japan.org/kidsweb/index.html

Spanish

Real Academia Española (Grammar & Dictionary) - http://www.rae.es/rae.html
Argus-a Arts and Humanities - http://www.argus-a.com.ar/

Newspapers in Spanish
Clarín (Argentina): http://www.clarin.com/
Página 12 (Argentina): http://www.pagina12.com.ar/diario/ultimas/index.html
La Opinión (Los Angeles): http://www.laopinion.com/
El País (Spain): http://elpais.com/