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MDLA: Modern Languages: Home

Students in foreign language classes should use this guide for aid in finding library materials.

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This research guide is intended for students taking courses in Chinese, French or Spanish. There is also information for materials in other languages. Click on the appropriate tab in order to find materials in the library.

New Resource: Free Access to Japanese-Language Materials

The Japan Foundation Los Angeles is offering free access to its JF USA Digital Library collection, which includes manga, Japanese literature, books about Japan, Japanese-language materials, and more. To sign up, go to their Digital Library Signup Survey.

Subject Guide

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Anne Bittner
Mack Library
Northampton Community College
College Center, 4th Floor
Subjects: Business, Paralegal