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Center for Cultures, Languages, and Societies: German

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German Culture and Language Resources

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This is a selective list of books, Ebooks, videos and websites about the German language and culture. To search for more titles in German or about German, you can also use the "Search FSCJ Library Catalog" box below or visit the German Foreign Language Lab LibGuide. 

To search for more titles in German, start with the Books & Ebooks tab in the FSCJ Library Catalog. Type a keyword to describe the kind of book you want to find, e.g. Fiction, Biography, Science. Then, narrow your search to Books in the Library for print only or Format: Online Resources for E-books, and limit your search to Language: German.

Below is a list of call number ranges where you can find more materials in German or about the history & culture of German-speaking societies.

Library of Congress Call Numbers
DD 1-905..........History of Germany PD 1-7159..........Germanic Languages PT 1-4897...........Germanic Literature

**Audio-Visual Materials will have an AV in front of the call number.

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German Literature

Feature Films in German

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Websites & Databases

  • German--Foreign Languages Tutoring (FSCJ)
    German language learning resources through Florida State College at Jacksonville
  • German Studies Web
    From the Western European Studies Section of the Association of College and Research Libraries. The site provide access to scholarly resources in German Studies, including all German-speaking countries. Resources have been selected and evaluated by subject specialists, and annotated when necessary.
  • Goethe-Institut
    Worldwide offices, programs, and resources for the diffusion of learning, teaching, and experiencing German language and culture. The Goethe-Institut is a cultural institution of the Federal Republic of Germany. Searchable website; RSS feeds available.
  • Video Culture Class--German Holidays
    Video series in the Films on Demand database (FSCJ subscription--login required).