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Italian Studies Resources

Guide to Resources in Italian Literature and History

Getting Started: Welcome to Italian Studies at Duke University Libraries

Read about the Mazzoni Collection (the image above is a self-portrait of GM found inside a volume from his collection)

Language Learning

TV, Radio, Blogs

Radio RAI The Italian national radio broadcaster, with streams of several radio stations. The Italian national television broadcaster, with many video clips including daily news broadcasts and features on sports, culture, nature and food.

Videos in Italian at Duke University libraries.

A blog presenting a different Italian word every day, used in context and with audio of its pronunciation.

Global, All, Everything, Google searches

Global searches can be a good place to start your research, but databases allow you to do a more systematic and focused  literature search

After searching

Check the overview of databases