German Resources in Britain (GRIB) is a network of organisations committed to increasing awareness of the rich variety of German language resources in Britain.

The London Library


We are determined to help you discover just exactly what German resources are available to you in our own institutions and elsewhere...

Senate House, home of the IMLR


..we will keep you up to date with events and interesting engagements...

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..and help you to discover a resource that you may have never encountered.

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History of Modern Language Learning and Teaching in Britain

In Websites

Are you interested in the history of teaching and learning modern languages in the UK and in Europe? Then this site is for you. Browse the links and resources, but, now that our project has finished, see also the website of our ongoing research network: www.HoLLT-net. )This site was set up by Prof. …

New insights into Fin-de-siecle Vienna

In Books

New insights into Fin-de-siecle Vienna by David Herman Review of Ringstrasse: A Jewish Boulevard (edited by Gabriele Kohlbauer-Fritz), 25 March to 18 October, 2015, the Jewish Museum, Vienna Fin-de-siècle Vienna & A New Genre In the 1970s and ‘80s a new genre in cultural and int…

Nicola McLelland

In Authors

Professor of German and History of Linguistics, Faculty of Arts, University of Nottingham Recent Publications 2015. German Through English Eyes.: A History of Language Teaching and Learning in Britain, 1500-2000 Harrassowitz. 2015. Teach Yourself Chinese - how? The history of Chinese self-instr…

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German Resources in Britain (GRIB) is a network of organisations committed to increasing awaren…


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Goethe Institut

Goethe-Institut London By Elisabeth Pyroth, Head of Information Services and Library Co-operation, G…


The Wiener Library Pop-Up Exhibition

  • 16 March 2016 20:54

Michael Berkowitz will show and explain selected photographs and contemporary printed material that inform his current book, Jews and Photography in Britain. One of the featured objects is a 'kuker'--…

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