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International Languages Department, Central Library


Nishan Press Chinese Book Donation

May 27, 2015

“To have friends coming from afar, is it not delightful?” This wise and humane saying can be found in a little red book, titled Quotations from Confucius, published by Shandong Friendship Publishing House.


Yumiko Kikkawa

Video: Japanese Flower Arrangement

May 18, 2015

Japan is a country of elegant art forms and subtle inspirations. One of these inspiring art forms, which can be thought of as poetry of nature, is Ikebana (生け花, "living flowers").


Japanese Flower Arrangement

JAPANESE FLOWER ARRANGEMENT

May 12, 2015

There is a centuries-old Japanese flower arrangement art form, known as Ikebana (生け花, "living flowers"). The word comes from the Japanese word ikeru (生ける, "keep alive, arrange flowers, living") and hana (花, "flower").


Tai Chi Workshop

September 16, 2014

Tai Chi is a centuries-old Chinese martial art with practical health benefits. It descends from Qigong, having its roots in traditional Chinese medicine. Tai Chi involves a series of slow and meditative body move


La Tarjeta Verde Book Cover

How to get a Green Card with author Nelson Castillo

January 09, 2014

Saturday, January 25, 2014 

12:30 p.m.

Central Library - Meeting Room A


Women from India Dancing In Traditional Clothing

International Languages Department initiates new World Cinema Series!

November 26, 2013

We are excited to announce the start of our World Cinema Series on Saturday December 7, 2013 with the screening of a popular and colorful Indian film from 2001.


Musicians on Stage

World Music Concert

August 14, 2013

We hope you can join us on September 7th for an afternoon of great music!


Japanese Tea Ceremony School Instructor and Students

Japanese Tea Ceremony at Thursdays@Central on April 11

April 04, 2013

The Ogasawara Ryu Sencha Do Japanese Tea Ceremony School was established in Japan about 100 years ago. Although the history of the matcha ceremony is much older and well known, Ogasawara Ryu involves the making of tea from tea leaves as opposed to tea powder. 


Armenian text

Searching Armenian Books

April 04, 2013

Have you tried to figure out how to find an Armenian book in our library catalog? You may find the following Armenian Romanization table helpful. Diacritics are not necessary for searching the catalog.


Hello World in Different Languages

The International Languages Department

February 26, 2013

Is one of your New Year’s resolutions to learn or discover a new language, to enhance your work skills or just to satisfy your curiosity? The International Languages Department is the language learning resource for you.


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