The University of Padova offers many opportunities to gain a working knowledge of a foreign language or to build on existing skills.
The CLA - Centro Linguistico di Ateneo provides language courses (English, French, German, Spanish, Portuguese) for regular students, LLP-Erasmus students, professors, administrative staff. Thanks to the multimedia-laboratory facilities, both budding and experienced linguists can follow traditional lessons or choose from a host of self-taught courses.
The Multimedia Library is a branch of the Cla - Centro Linguistico di Ateneo. It provides a large collection of media: audio, video, language software, digital presentation resources, etc.
Students (including exchange students) and staff of the University can check-out DVDs and videos to watch in the lab. They are free to use the multimedia facilities and the language laboratory for self-learning; they can also have access to audiovisual and computerized resources.
Mediateca - Centro Linguistico di Ateneo
Via Martiri della Libertà, 2 - 35137 Padova
Tel. +39 049 827 1847
Opening hours: Mondays and Wednesdays 9:00-13:00 and 14:00-17:00; Tuesdays, Thursdays and Fridays 9:00-13:00
- Palazzo Maldura
Via Beato Pellegrino, 1
Laboratorio A: 20 places
Laboratorio B: 25 places
- Complesso Ex Fiat
Via Venezia, 13
Laboratorio EF9: 90 places
- Palazzo Ex Inail
Via Martiri della Libertà, 2
Lecture room: 22 places