Bristol Community College

Bristol Community College

Foreign Language Center

American Council on Teaching of Foreign Languages

The American Council  on the Teaching of Foreign Languages (ACTFL) is the only national organization dedicated to the improvement and expansion of the teaching and learning of all languages at all levels of instruction. ACTFL is an individual membership organization of more than 7,000 foreign language educators and administrators from elementary through graduate education, as well as government and industry.

Foreign Language and Culture

This web page includes a list of web sites that are categorized by various languages.  A portion is dedicated to "general" foreign materials.

Foreign Language News and Newspapers

Maintained by the foreign languages librarian at MIT, this site is devoted to electronic journals, newspapers, and magazines.  They are available in Chinese, French, German, Italian, Japanese, Portuguese, Russian, and Spanish.

Foreign and are dedicated to the world of languages and translation and more specifically to all the new possibilities brought about in this area by computers and the Internet. On-line dictionaries and glossaries, translation tools, translation memories, machine translation, etc. are featured tools on this web site

iLoveLanguages' purpose is to list, categorize, and promote Internet resources related to language learning, education, and use.  The more than 2400 links at iLoveLanguages have been hand-reviewed to bring you the best language links the Web has to offer. Whether you're looking for online language lessons, translating dictionaries, native literature, translation services, software, language schools, or just a little information on a language you've heard about, iLoveLanguages probably has something to suit your needs.

Modern Language Association Language Map

The MLA Language Map is intended for use by students, teachers, and anyone interested in learning about the linguistic and cultural composition of the United States. The MLA Language Map uses data from the 2000 United States census to display the locations and numbers of speakers of thirty languages and three groups of less commonly spoken languages in the United States.

National Foreign Language Center

Since its founding in 1986, the National Foreign Language Center has served as the nation's principal institutional resource for strategic planning and drafting of policy for language in the United States.