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German Language Learning Guide

Suggests resources and strategies for learning German using materials from the library, elsewhere on campus, and on the web.


German for Beginners (DAAD video)

The following video clip introduces you to some of the most basic German words.  There are numerous other DAAD (German Academic Exchange Service) videos at

German online resources


German history

General language-learning resources

There are an infinite number of free language learning resources available online.  Here are some starting points for German and many other languages as well.