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German Language and Literature
This guide will introduce you to resources you can use when researching German language and literature.
To evaluate a source to see if it is appropriate for your work, examine its currency, relevance, authority, accuracy, and purpose. For more information, take a look at this Evaluating Sources guide by Nova Southeastern University Library.
This site provides access to Germany’s cultural and scientific heritage, that is, access to millions of books, archived items, images, sculptures, pieces of music and other sound documents, as well as films and scores.
The German Information Center USA (GIC) is the public policy department of the German Embassy in Washington. The GIC offers newsworthy information and insights on Germany – the latest in politics, business and culture, as well as a blend of deeper looks into traditional and modern themes.
Berliners and visitors from elsewhere can be kept informed and have their cultural appetite satisfied with exhibition recommendations, up to date news and a thematic guide to the all of Berlin's museums at Museumsportal Berlin.
A number of features of the encyclopedia and this website can be useful to researchers. These features include the Synoptic Outline of Contents, Archival Resources, Suggested Reading, and External Links. YIVO Institute for Jewish Research. Includes audio, images and video.