Libraries are unfortunately closed, but there are many online resources:

Stories and rhymes in many languages

Rhymes for children

JUKIBU: Höre deine Sprache (Listen to your language) – click to hear nursery rhymes and songs in different languages / Geschichtenbaum Online (The stories' tree - videos in 6 languages)

Die Versdatenbank des SIKJM: Verses in 14 languages and individual nursery rhyme-films

Kinderverse der Elternbildung CH: 42 Verses in 12 languages: order DVD and Booklet or see them on YouTube

Site web Mama Lisa: Rhymes and songs in many languages

Buchstart Hamburg: Children's rhymes in 8 languages


Stories for children

Picture books by Silvia Hüsler: Translations in more than 20 languages

Library in Vienna ( Stories in different languages

Conte-moi la francophonie: Stories from Algeria, Morocco, Mali, Haïti etc., in French and local languages

Grimm's Fairy Tales in many languages

Andersen's Fairy Tales in different languages

International Children's digital Library «Sleep Tight, little Wolf» in 64 languages and «The Wild Swans» in 45 languages (audio version available)


Poetry for adults

Lyrikline: 10'000 Poems by more than 1200 poets in 78 languages

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