Malay Language and Culture Resources
Dictionaries, Encyclopedias & Digital Libraries
Introductory Malay vocabulary and phrases
- Omniglot: Malay Phrases
- Learn Malay
Guide to basic phrases in Malay with pon
Reading & Writing
- Malay alphabet
Basic introduction to Malay alphabet
Listening & Speaking
Online Course Materials
- Free Word Power
Malay Language Learning Podcast
- Malay Phrases - Daily Expressions
YouTube video introduction to phrases, colors, numbers, and daily expressions
- Learn Malay Language - Episode 1
YouTube video introduction to daily expressions
News & Media
Arts, Films & Music
Information about culture in Malaysia
The UI Main Library Film 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."
Language Media Center (LMC)
For more language-related holdings, please also check the Language Media Center Catalog.
To borrow materials from the Language Media Center, please contact the LMC, 120 Phillips Hall.
Iowa City Public Library Catalog
The Iowa City Public Library holds materials for several less commonly taught languages. Please check the catalog by typing the name of your language.
Scholarships to study LCTLs
- Critical Language Scholarship
Scholarship for intensive language study during the summer.
For more information on how to become a consultant for ALLNet, or if you are a UI faculty/staff member or student who wishes to study a critical or less commonly taught language, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org.