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Library training

Bodleian iSkills: Finding stuff – scholarly literature for your research (Thursday 9 November 09.30-12.30) A practical introduction to searching for scholarly materials to support your research, covering a range of tools for finding monographs, journal articles, conference papers, theses and … Continue reading

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Language exchange

Our Language Exchange programme is now completely online! Do join in for meeting a Language Exchange partner. You are then most welcome to use the Language Centre as your chatting ground! 🙂 You can start at any level, and can … Continue reading

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Course registration: get ready!

Our Language Centre course registration start at 9am on Monday 2 October. English registration closes 12 noon, Thursday 5 October. Modern languages (LASR & OPAL) registration closes 12 noon, Wednesday 11 October. And yes, all information available on our beautiful … Continue reading

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Guest post on less commonly taught langauges

This week we are having a guest blogger, Pat Goodridge, who has just graduated from the University of Pennsylvania and is now studying for a Master’s degree at Stanfod University. Less-commonly-taught languages present learners with less-commonly-experienced challenges By Pat Goodridge, … Continue reading

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My ERASMUS experience

My Erasmus in Oxford I’m an Erasmus postgrad student from the University of Bologna and I have a master’s degree in Modern languages and Postcolonial Literatures. In my time at the library, I have gained valuable experience of a library … Continue reading

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Using the catalogue

Using SOLO, the Library Catalogue You can search for all material available in the library on SOLO, our online catalogue. First, select Language Centre library on the top right page to filter your search. You don’t know the title of … Continue reading

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Intensive weekend courses

The Language Centre is having, as usual, its wonderful intensive weekend courses in French, German, Italian and Spanish. I personally went to Italian beginner and German intermediate a few years ago and it was a fantastic experience! A great way … Continue reading

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