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Chinese language, literature & culture

A guide to library & web resources on this subject

Dictionaries, Courseware, and Tutorials

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Online Dictionaries & Translators

Pinyin/Romanization Guides

Online Courses & Tutorials

Additional Resources

  • BBC Guide to Chinese - Collection of words, phrases, facts, and tips.
  • TuneIn - Listen to Chinese radio stations: talk, music, and sports. 
  • TED - Listen to TED Talks in Chinese. 
  • Class Central - MOOCs offered in Japanese on subjects from Music to Medicine.