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Liz Gruchala-Gilbert

Languages and Linguistics

Assistant Professor Liz Gruchala-Gilbert is the liaison librarian for Languages, Cultures, and Linguistics 

Office: #129 Main floor of the library

Phone:  206-281-2790


Need articles? Search in the Databases!

 Need help?  Ask a Librarian

 Classical Studies    European Studies    French    German   

 Linguistics    Russian     Spanish    Latin American Studies


Online Foreign Language Videos: from Ohio Link Digital Media Center 


Classical Studies    

APIS: Advanced Papyrological Information System: Tens of thousands of Greek and Roman documents from research collections around the world.

The Perseus Project : classical texts, older commentaries and scholarship

TOCS-IN : search engine for journal articles

Bryn Mawr Classical Review: book reviews

Cuneiform Digital Library Initiative : Near Eastern texts & images Paris, A Roman City: Part of the Great Archaelogical Sites collection from the French Ministry of Culture and Communication From Professor David Wilson-Okamura (East Carolina University), includes texts, translations, bibliographies and links for the study of Virgil.

The Beazley Archive: Huge collection of images and information on classical art and archaeology from Oxford University

Digital Encyclopaedia of the Hellenic World

Volume II - Baltic Sea

Thematic Index of Classics in JSTOR

Mythological Studies: Online, open-access scholarly journal 

Acropolis of Athens Virtual Tour

European Studies

EuroDocs: Online primary sources for European history and culture

Europe - Art History : From Voice of the Shuttle, a humanities research site from the University of California (Santa Barbara)...prehistoric through the 19th Century

Articles and Books on Translation : From Northern Illinois University Advanced Translation Course Site

Europe Today : News and features from the BBC World Service



200 Vocabulary Tests : From Goethe tests

Tennessee Bob's Famous French Links : 10,000 Link Super-Site from TennesseeBob Peckham Director, the Globe-Gate Project at University of TN at Martin

Francophony / French language : From France diplomatie - Ministère des Affaires étrangères et européennes

Bibliothèque nationale de France

American Association of Teachers of French

Le Monde : Online version of this French newspaper



Learning German: Practice German online : From Goethe-Institut in San Francisco

Germany Info : From the German Embassy in Washington, DC

Deutsche Nationalbibliothek

Online German - English Dictionary : From LEO

American Association of Teachers of German 

AATG's German Resources on the Web (GROW)

Süddeutsche Zeitung : Online version of this German newspaper



MLA Language Map : From the Modern Language Association, this interactive map of the US pulls together Census data to provide information on the languages spoken throughout the country. Generate your own comparison reports.

Speech Accent Archive: From George Mason University, over 750 samples

Center for Applied Linguistics

The LINGUIST List : Information on languages, research, language-family information, jobs list, and much more...maintained by professors and graduate students at Eastern Michigan University and Wayne State University

International Phonetic Alphabet : From the International Phonetic Association (revised to 2005)

Leeds Working Papers in Linguistics : Full text of recent linguistics research

The Domain of Linguistics : From the Linguistics Society of America, describes the different areas in the field of linguistics






Russian Language Mentor : Interactive instructional site

Russian Progam: Basic course in Russian from "Russian for Everybody" by the Russian Friendship University



200 Vocabulary Tests : From Goethe tests


Super (Improved) Spanish Websites : Hundreds of links from the University of Northern Iowa


Ministerio de Educación y Ciencia

Biblioteca Nacional de España

American Association of Teachers of Spanish and Portuguese

News in Spanish :


Latin American Studies

Handbook of Latin American Studies: Online version of this important research tool

Political Database of the Americas  : From Georgetown University's Center for Latin American Studies, this site provides information, data, statistics and comparative studies for 35 countries.

Latin America Public Opinion Project : Studies and research on the political culture of Latin America through surveys of the people conducted by Vanderbilt University

Latin American Studies Association

Hispanic Reading Room : Resources and exhibits from the Library of Congress

Museums : From the University of Texas at Austin's Latin American Network Information Center

Latin America News : From Yahoo! News