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International Students

International students can use this guide to get started using library resources.

Richmond & American Culture Resources

Homesick? Borrow books & movies in your native language!

VCU owns thousands of books and movies in other languages! Here's how to search for them:

  • If you want a particular book or movie, try a search for its title (for example, Amelie).
  • To browse a list of movies in your language:
    • Go to and click Advanced in the gold search box
    • Select Audio Visual or Book from the Material Type dropdown menu
    • Select your language from the Language dropdown menu
    • Enter videorecording or book as a search term in the first search box
    • Click the Search button
Can't find anything? Just email Megan Hodge and she will help you find something.
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