Useful Links

Useful Addresses

Embassy of the Federal Republic of Germany
275 Slater St., 14th Pl
Ottawa, Ontario
K1P 5H9
Tel: (613) 232-1101
Austrian Embassy
445 Wilbrod Street
Ottawa, Ontario
K1N 6MP
Embassy of Switzerland
5 Marlborough Ave.
Ottawa, Ontario
K1N 8E6
Goethe Institut - Toronto
163 King Street West
Toronto, Ontario
M5H 4C6
Tel: (416) 593-5257
Fax: (416) 593-5145
Goethe Institut - Montréal
418 Sherbrooke, Est
Montréal, Québec
H2L 1J6
Tel: 499-0159
Tel: 499-0918
Fax: 499-0905
Goethe Institut - Ottawa
47 Clarence Street, Suite 480
Ottawa, Ontario
K1N 9K1
Tel: (613) 241-0273
Fax: (613) 241-9790
German National Tourist Office
175 Bloor Street East
North Tower, Suite 604
Toronto, Ontario
M4W 3R8
Tel: (416) 968-1570
email: gnto-toronto@look.ca
Deutsch Kanadische Industrie-und Handelskammer
(Canadian German Chamber of Industry and Commerce Inc.)
1010 Sherbrooke Ouest, Suite 1604
Montreal, Quebec
H3A 2R7
Tel: (514) 844-3051
Fax: (514) 844-1473
email: info.montreal@germanchamber.ca
Deutsch Kanadische Industrie-und Handelskammer
(Canadian German Chamber of Industry and Commerce Inc.)
Head Office
480 University Avenue, Suite 1410
Toronto, Ontario
M5G 1V2
Tel: (416) 598-3355
Fax: (416) 598-1840
email: info.toronto@germanchamber.ca
Deutsch Kanadische Industrie-und Handelskammer
(Canadian German Chamber of Industry and Commerce Inc.)
750 West Pender Street, Suite 1101
Vancouver, BC
V6C 2T8
Tel: (604) 681-4469
Fax: (604) 681-4489
email: info.vancouver@germanchamber.ca

 

Resources

Goethe-Institute
http://www.goethe.de/ins/us/ney/deindex.htm

DAAD
http://www.daad.de/en/index.html

Meetup
http://german.meetup.com/4

Germany in NYC
http://www.germanyinnyc.com/

German resources for Germanists
http://www.phil.uni-erlangen.de/~p2gerlw/ressourc/liste.html
http://www.uni-mannheim.de/users/bibsplit/litrech.html#german
http://www.ub.uni-heidelberg.de/helios/fachinfo/fachref/german/germinet.htm

Voice of the Shuttle
http://vos.ucsb.edu/browse-netscape.asp?id=2719#id1226

Virtual Library
http://www.uni-karlsruhe.de/Outerspace/VirtualLibrary/
http://www.ub.uni-heidelberg.de/helios/fachinfo/fachref/german/germinet.htm

General (Cultural) Information

Germany

Deutsche Zentrale fuer Tourismus
http://www.deutschland-tourismus.de

The World Factbook: Germany (statistics)
http://www.odci.gov/cia/publications/factbook/geos/gm.html

German Embassy Washington D.C.
http://www.germany-info.org/relaunch/index.html

German Foreign Office
http://www.auswaertigesamt.de/www/en/index_html

Homepage of the Bundespraesident
http://www.bundespraesident.de/

Homepage of the German federal government
http://www.bundesregierung.de/

The German Way and more: Guide to all things Germanic
http://www.german-way.com/

Austria

Austrian government
http://www.austria.gov.at/

Austrian Cultural Forum
http://www.acfny.org/

Austrian Cultural Institute New York
http://www.austriaculture.net/

http://www.oesterreich.at/portal/staat/ (political and cultural information, news)

The World Factbook: Austria (statistics)
http://www.cia.gov/cia/publications/factbook/geos/au.html

Switzerland

http://www.switzerland.com/portal.html (travel information)

Tourism in Switzerland
http://usa.myswitzerland.com/en/welcome.cfm

The World Factbook: Switzerland (statistics)
http://www.cia.gov/cia/publications/factbook/geos/sz.html

Weather in Switzerland
http://www.meteoschweiz.ch/de/index.shtml

Liechtenstein

http://www.liechtenstein.li/ (official site for state, economy, sports, tourism, art, culture information)

Tourism in Liechtenstein
http://www.tourismus.li/

The World Factbook: Liechtenstein (statistics)
http://www.cia.gov/cia/publications/factbook/geos/ls.html

LEARNING RESOURCES

German Course for English Speaking Students (by Peter Schroeder, overview of grammar, glossary of grammatical terms, pronounciation samples)
http://www.geocities.com/CollegePark/Hall/1238/intro.html

Langenscheidts Woerterbuch
http://www.langenscheidt.de/

Woerterbuch LEO (Lik Everything Online)
www.leo.org

weitere deutschsprachige Woerterbuecher
http://staff-www.uni-marburg.de/~naeser/w-buch.htm

Projekt Gutenberg: extensive digital library of German-language literature; literary texts and brief author bios
http://www.gutenberg.org/

German Language References & Resources
http://www.trans-link.com/german.html

Perlentaucher: neue deutsche Literatur
http://www.perlentaucher.de/

Dictionary=Lexikon
LEO www.dict.leo.org

Exercises=Aufgaben:
www.aufgaben.schubert-verlag.de

Deutsch macht Spass:
www.sint-lodewijks-college.be/duits

Lesezeichen fuer Deutschlehrende-und Lernende:
www.members.aol.com/artefact/daf-links.html

Worldwide Websites for German-compiled by Donna van handle
www.mtholyoke.edu/acad/germ/workshops/ursl

NEWS AND INFORMATION ONLINE

Germany

http://www.berlinonline.de/ (Berliner Zeitung, Berliner Abendblatt, Berliner Kurier, tip, zitty)

http://www.berlin.de/ (everything about the German capital)

BILD http://www.bild.t-online.de/BTO/index.html

Deutsche Welle http://www.dw-world.de/

Focus http://focus.msn.de/

GermNews (daily summaries, in German and English; archived summaries accessible back through 1993; offers glossary with background info on people, places, organizations in the news) http://www.germnews.de/

Handelsblatt http://www.handelsblatt.de/pshb/fn/relhbi/sfn/buildhbi/index.html

JUMA http://www.juma.de/v.php?fl=welcome.html

Junge Welt http://www.jungewelt.de/

Der Spiegel http://www.spiegel.de/

Stern http://www.stern.de/

Sueddeutsche Zeitung http://www.sueddeutsche.de/

taz http://www.taz.de/pt/.nf/home

Die Welt http://www.welt.de/

Wirtschaftswoche www.wiwo.de

Die Zeit http://www.zeit.de/

News: www.tagesschau.de

Austria

Wiener Zeitung http://www.wienerzeitung.at/

Switzerland

Neue Zuericher Zeitung http://www.quickbrowse.com/press/nzz/index_en.html

Liechtenstein

Liechtensteiner Vaterland http://www.vaterland.li/

 

LIVE AUDIO ONLINE

Germany

Deutsche Welle Radio: Deutsches Programm http://www.dw-world.de/dw/0,1595,705,00.html
Das Ding (Baden-Baden) http://www.dasding.de/index.html
DigitalRadio Berlin Brandenburg http://www.digitalradio-bb.de/programm/bbradio-berlin.htm
Radio Hamburg http://www.radiohamburg.de/radio.html
Hit Radio FFH (Frankfurt/Main) http://www.ffh.de/
Eins Live Koeln http://www.einslive.de/daswort/derservice/sparplan/links_zur_schuldnerberatung/index.phtml
Radio Regenbogen (Mannheim) http://www.radio-regenbogen.de/real/index.htm
Bayern 3 (Muenchen) http://www.br-online.de/bayern3/index.shtml

Austria

Radio Oberoesterreich http://www.surfmusik.de/radios/oberoesterreichfmr.htm
Antenne Steiermark (Graz) http://www.antenne.net/sites/frameset/frameset.html

Switzerland

Radio Basilisk (Basel) http://www.basilisk.ch/
Radio Pilatus (Luzern) http://www.radiopilatus.ch/

Liechtenstein

Radio Liechtenstein www.radio.li