Haitian Creole Language and Culture Resources
Dictionaries, Encyclopedias & Digital Libraries
- A Visitor's Guide to St. Lucia Patois
Basic grammar guide with elementary vocabulary
- Cultural Orientation - Haiti
Introduction to phonology, sentence formation and vocabulary
- Traveling Haiti
Basic vocabulary and phrases
- Haitisurf Introduction to Haitian Creole
Elementary vocabulary sorted by topic
- Haitian Creole Flashcards
Reading & Writing
Listening & Speaking
- Mama Lisa's World
Popular children's songs (incl. English translations), some with audio files
Online Course Materials
- Latin American Network Information Center
Compilation of links regarding academic research on Haiti
News & Media
- VOA News
- Haiti en marche
News website in Haitian French
- Haitian Times
Haitian news in English
Online magazine focusing on entertainment, politics and culture
Arts, Films & Music
The UI Main Library Films Collection
The UI Main Library offers extensive media collections in various languages. To find films, please visit the UI Main Library website and follow these steps:
1. Select "advanced search"
2. Scroll down to "Limit Search to:"
3. Choose your specific language and
4. Choose "Video-all" for "format."
Language Media Center (LMC)
For more language-related holdings, please also check the Language Media Center Catalog.
To borrow materials from the Language Media Center, please contact the LMC, 120 Phillips Hall.
Iowa City Public Library Catalog
The Iowa City Public Library holds materials for several less commonly taught languages. Please check the catalog by typing the name of your language.
International Writing Program (IWP)
To view a biography and/or writing sample of each participant, please visit the IWP's website and find the participant via the search function.
Scholarships to Study LCTLs
- Critical Language Scholarship
Scholarship program for intensive language study during the summer.
For more information on how to become a consultant for ALLNet, or if you are a UI faculty/staff member or student who wishes to study a critical or less commonly taught language, please contact email@example.com