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Language Center

We provide...

  • Resources for classroom instruction and independent study.
  • Information and training for use of equipment and software.
  • Support for technology-enhanced curriculum development.
  • Professional and knowledgeable staff.

Services for Language Faculty

  • Orientations to teach students how to use software programs required for their courses.
  • Workshops on integrating technology into the foreign language curriculum.
  • Digitizing and streaming of films and audio recordings for more widespread use.

Services for Language Students

  • Digital access to audio and video material required for foreign language classes.
  • Region-free DVD players, multi-system VCRs.
  • Technical support for input and browsing of non-Western languages.
  • Software programs required for language courses.
  • Digital Video Cameras for use in creating multi-media projects.

Resources for use and loan

  • Over 1500 films and documentaries in twenty languages, circulated on a limited basis.
  • CD-ROMS and DVDs with a variety of software to support language learning.
  • Portable CD/audiocassette boom boxes.
  • Digital video cameras.
  • Digital photo camera.
  • Selected self-study materials for languages not taught at Swarthmore, Bryn Mawr, or Haverford.
  • Video viewing room for group study and viewing.
  • Scanners and assistance with scanning.

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