Other International Languages
Classroom Resource Links: Reading
Ads of the World™ - A searchable database of ads. Search and find ads by media (TV, print, radio…), region, country, and industry.
International Children's Digital Library — The International Children's Digital Library (ICDL) is a project to create a digital library of international children's books. One of the goals of this project is to create a collection of more than 10,000 books in at least 100 languages that is freely available to children, teachers, librarians, parents, and scholars throughout the world via the Internet.
Solar System Scope – Explore the solar system in English, Spanish, Portuguese, Russian, Slovak.
Tar Heel Reader: Books for beginning readers of all ages – This site offers a “collection of free, easy-to-read, and accessible books on a wide range of topics. The books may be downloaded as slide shows in PowerPoint, Impress, or Flash format. Each book can be speech enabled [using to text to speech technology]… You may write your own books using pictures from the huge collection at Flickr or pictures you upload.” Books are presently available in 12 languages.
Biography — A links portal to thousands of biographies available online in 35 languages.
AllYouCanRead.com — Claims to be "the largest database of magazines and newspapers on the Internet, with listings for about 22,800 magazines and newspapers from all over the world." The searchable database allows searches by continents and by countries for newspapers and by themes for magasines. See also: World newspapers online — Browse newspaper directory geographically.