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Resource Guide:
French

Sample Call Numbers

Topic Call Number
FrenchPC 2001-3761
French literaturePQ 1-3999
French literature modern literaturePQ 1600-2726

Sample Subject Headings

Start by searching the catalog by keyword. Use whatever terms you think best describe your topic. When you find a record that matches what you are looking for, view the record and see what subject headings were used. Then search again using that term as a subject search.

  • French language
  • Cajun French dialect
  • French language -- 20th Century
  • French language -- Acquisition
  • French language -- Business French
  • French language -- Canada
  • French language -- Conversation and phrase books
  • French language--Dialects--France--Normandy
  • French language -- Dictionaries
  • French language -- figures of speech
  • French language -- grammar
  • French language -- history
  • French language -- pronunciation

Sample Materials at Von Canon Library

Title Call Number
French GrammarPC 2112 .C68 1986
French stories. Contes français. Stories in the original French, with translations, critical introductions, notes, and vocabulary by the editor.Remote PQ 1275 .F65
Cassell's French DictionaryReady-Reference PC 2640 .C3 1977
700 French IdiomsPC 2460 .M5
The Acquisition of French in Multilingual ContextseBook
The Acquisition of French As a Second Language : New Developmental PerspectiveseBook
Historical Dictionary of French LiteratureeBook
A Short Course in Reading FrencheBook
French in Action : A Beginning Course in Language and CultureeBook

Research Databases

Relevant Journals and Magazines

  • Revue Française de Civilisation Britannique
  • Éducation et Francophonie
  • Journal of French Language Studies

These are just examples. To find more, or to look for a specific journal or periodical, search our Journals.

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