National African Language Resource Center

Materials for Distribution



Obolensky, S., Zelelie, D., & Andualem, M. (1964). Basic course. Washington, D.C.: Foreign Service Institute Woldegabir, S. (1983).
Amharic for foreigners: Based on Standard American Phonetic System. Addis Abada: Commercial Printing Press


Bird, C., & Kanté, M. (1976). An Ka Bamanakan Kalan: Intermediate Bambara. Bloomington, IN: Indiana University Linguistics Club.


Learning Chichewa : a Peace Corps language course, by Gregory John Orr and Carol Myers Scotton; prepared by the African Studies Center, Michigan State University, 1980, Vols. 1 (Lessons 1-10) & II (Lessons 11-20), paper, $10 each

Learning Chichewa : teacher's manual, by Jan Behrs, Gregory John Orr and Carol Myers Scotton. Publisher East Lansing, Mich. : African Studies Center, Michigan State University, 1980, paper, 156 pp., $13

In addition to the two paper volumes of lessons and the teacher's manual, we also offer two language tapes. The cost for each volume (Vol. I and Vol. II) is $35.00 each, the Teacher's manual is $13.00, and the tapes accompanying the 20 lessons are $7.50 each. All orders have a $10.00 shipping/handling fee. Orders should be sent to: Attention: Lisa Fruge', African Studies Center Publications, Michigan State University, 100 International Center, East Lansing, MI 48824-1035, This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.; phone (517) 353-1700. Normally orders are shipped on the same day received.


Bokamba, E. YA LINGALA: An Introductory Course. Urbana-Champaign:University of Illinois


Kamoga, F. K., & Stevick, E. W. (1968). Basic Course. Washington, D.C.: Foreign Service Institute Tucker A.N. (1967). Luganda - English Dictionary. Oxford at the Clarendon Press Matovu, Kasalina. (1994).

Luganda self-instructing learners' manual. CHP International INC. Chesswas J. D. (1963).

The Essentials of Luganda. Oxford University Press Nanfuka, M. (1995). Luganda-English phrase book for tourists. Kampala, Uganda: Fountain Publishers Ltd.


Mandefu Wazi, (2006) Kikongo Ya Leta Accen


Moshi, L., Nanji, A., Hauner, M., & Inniss, J. M. Mwalimu wa Kiswahili - A Language Teaching Manual


Munnik, A (1994). Learn Xhosa. South Africa: Shuter & Shooter, Ltd.