Monthly Archives: October 2015

Manga!

As JP Books is with us today, I have indulged in buying lots of manga ! There are the regular manga that Japanese people enjoy reading but also bilingual books and adaptations from Japanese novels. Now I have to catalogue … Continue reading

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Language Exchange Connecting Language Learners and Refugees in Oxford

A group of students are organising a language tandem (language exchange) connecting language learners and refugees. They are about to start in Oxford in partnership with Asylum Welcome (www.asylum-welcome.org) and want to get as many Oxford language learners involved as … Continue reading

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Well done!

Well done to our library assistant, Kim Marsh, who has just handed in her DPhil ! Here we have our temporary mascot trying out one of our new seats… please do try them too and tell us what you think … Continue reading

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Welcome to the library !

Chinese a presentation for OPAL and LASR basic students Russian Russian class using the Penguin book, here you are! And a presentation for the Modern Linguists Spanish first years! This is a small presentation for you. and for those using … Continue reading

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FAQs from Registration Week so far…

As ever, this is the time of year when things start to get really busy at the Language Centre – it’s Freshers’ Week, registration is open for all our courses and we feel like we have students’ queries coming out … Continue reading

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Changes in the library

This summer, we have been quite busy revamping the library space and modernising the collections. No more cassettes as they have all been replaced by CDs and I have bought new edition of many languages less commonly taught, such as … Continue reading

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