Dictionaries, Encyclopedias & Digital Libraries
- The Alternative Kannada Dictionary 
- Encyclopedia Britannica 
General information about Kannada, its history, and speakers
- Kannadakasturi.com 
Online dictionary for medical terminology
- Verbix 
Free verb conjugator
- Learn Kannada 
Provides a list of words, short phrases, and sentences
- Wikitravel Phrasebook 
Detailed introduction to Kannada pronunciation and basic phrases
- Kannada language 
Basic vocabulary lessons
Reading & Writing
- Omniglot 
Kannada alphabet and pronunciation
Listening & Speaking
- Coming soon!
- Central Institute of Indian Languages 
- Spoken Kannada: Preliminary Lessons 
Introduces a beginner to spoken Kannada and basic grammar
News & Media
- Mondotimes 
Local news in Kannada
- Karnataka.com 
Media resources in English and Kannada for Karnataka
Arts, Films, & Music
- Bharat Movies 
Kannada online movie index
- Smashhits.com 
Online index for movie soundtracks in Kannada
Information about Mysore, India
- Mysore on Wikipedia 
- Mysore - City of Palaces: Travel Guide 
- Indian Holiday Tours Travel: Tourism in Mysore 
- Mysore.net 
- Mysore City Guide 
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:
- Select "advanced search"
- Scroll down to "Limit Search to:"
- Choose your specific language and
- Choose "Video-all" for "format."
We recommend: Preethi Prema Pranaya (2003). This movie comes with English subtitles, so it is easy to follow for beginners.
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.