The LRC is closed until Summer School classes begin. Email to contact staff.


We provide consultation and technical advice for faculty and teaching fellows interested in developing multimedia language applications.

Beyond the LRC: Development Software:

Hot Potatoes: This is an excellent and popular tool for creating web based language drills and exercises. There is some support for non-roman fonts using Unicode, and you can also incorporate LRC On-line video and audio into your exercises!

Check out the hot potatoes web site »

Did You Know?

  • The LRC will happily send a runner to your office to pick up media materials. Call us (5-9448) or email ( to arrange a pickup.
  • You can email the LRC the Hollis number for a DVD, and we will take care of getting it and putting it online for your course.
  • LRC online audio and video can be added to your course upon request.
  • Dish Network provides a wide variety of programming in many languages. You can take programming into the classroom using one of our PocketDish devices -- a simple way to carry video content around with you and share it with your students.

Hours of Operation

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9 am - 5 pm
1 pm - 5 pm
Intersession (May 12 - Jun 18)

Visit the LRC

The Language Resource Center is located on the 4th floor of Lamont Library, situated in the Southeast corner of Harvard Yard.