Dictionaries, Encyclopedias & Digital Libraries
- Xhosa on the Web
- Webster's Online Dictionary
English to Xhosa dictionary
- Wikipedia: Xhosa language
Short introduction to the usage of Xhosa
- Concise overview of Xhosa grammar phenomena with audio files
Beginner's phrases in Xhosa
- The Xhosa of South Africa
Introductory lessons in Xhosa history, vocabulary, and pronunciation
- Translation Software Download
Introductory words and survival phrases in Xhosa
Reading & Writing
Introduction to the Xhosa alphabet
Listening & Speaking
Xhosa grammar, vocabulary, phrases, and exam with audio files
Introductory lessons in Xhosa
Online introduction to Xhosa grammar with a Xhosa-English dictionary
News & Media
Entertainment: Arts, Films & Music
Brief introduction to various aspects of Xhosa and its people's culture
Health and Medicine
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."
Iowa City Public Library Catalogue
The Iowa City Public Library holds materials for several less commonly taught languages. Please check the catalogue by typing the name of your language.