Birmingham City Council

Library and Information Services for Refugees and Asylum Seekers

New Service - Housing for Newcomers - Housing choices for newcomers settling in Birmingham.
Watch a video in Arabic, English, Farsi, French, Kurdish, Polish, Pashto, Somali or Tigrinya.

How can libraries help refugees and asylum seekers ?

Books and Newspapers in Community Languages

An introduction to libraries in the following languages -
Albanian, Arabic, Bengali, Chinese, Farsi, French, Gujerati, Portuguese, Somali, Spanish, Turkish and Urdu.
Click on Education, then Public Libraries


Information for refugees and asylum seekers on joining and using Birmingham Libraries




Libraries

Library Services for People from New Communities






Websites

The internet is a valuable source of information and support for people who are new to Birmingham.

Useful Links and Resources for Refugees and Asylum Seekers



Newspapers

A list of recommended web sites for international online newspapers and media sources written in various languages from around the world.

International Newspapers




Religions

Christian, Sikh, Muslim, Jewish, Hindu, Buddhist

Web sites for different religions





Services for People from New Communities

Useful Links and Resources for Refugees and Asylum Seekers

International Newspapers

Web sites for different religions