Language Resource Links
Published: Tuesday, February 05, 2013
Distance Learning and Technology Resources
University of Minnesota's Center for Advanced Research on Language Acquisition, Institute of International Studies and Programs Search the CARLA sight for distance learning programs in the United States.
UCLA Language Resource Center information on web-based learning listing of web-based and technology resources.
The International Distance Learning Course Finder is the world's largest online directory of e-learning courses from 130 countries.
Computer Assisted Language Learning @ Chorus A UC Berkeley resource that offers detailed reviews of software and books targeted towards language students and instructors.
Language Learning and Technology a refereed journal for second and foreign language educators that provides downloadable information and articles.
The Open University United Kingdom based university specializing in home-based and distance learning courses. Some courses are open only to EU member residents.
Traditional Language Study Programs
Baltic Studies Summer Insitute - BALSSI provides an opportunity for interested students and scholars to increase their knowledge and understanding of the languages, culture, and history of the Baltic States - Estonia, Latvia, and Lithuania. BBALSSI is partially funded by a consortium of several American universities including the University of California-Los Angeles.
AATSEEL -- This page describes intensive programs in Slavic and East European languages as well as in the languages of the Republics of the former Soviet Union. The listings include those programs offered in U.S. (and some Canadian) colleges and universities as well as in programs abroad.
The AAASS (American Association for the Advancement of Slavic Studies) Provides a list of summer language study programs.
University of Minnesota's Center for Advanced Research on Language Acquisition, Institute of International studies and Programs For information on LCTLs (Less-Commonly-Taught Languages) and on study opportunities within the United States.
Other Language Resources
UCLA Learning Materials Project Teaching Resources for Less Commonly Taught Languages.
UCLA Language Resource Center Research and resources related to language teaching, learning and testing.
Heritage Language Journal An on-line blind-refereed journal dedicated to disseminating information and inspiring discussion on topics related to heritage language learning and teaching.
National Council of Organizations of Less Commonly Taught Languages provides useful information and links to programs and organizations that promote the less commonly taught languages.
UC Consortium for Language, Learning and Teaching -- The consortium is a system-wide (UC) initiative designed to make the most effective use of UC's vast linguistic resources and expertise. The consotium fosters collaboration among and across the language programs at the UC campuses with an eye to increasing student access to language study through a combination of the best classroom practices, technological enhancements, and EAP programs.