Language Learning

Library Resources

Mango Languages

Learn a new language with this interactive database that provides step by step lesson plans for 38 different languages.

This database also features ESL lessons for Arabic, Cantonese, Mandarin, French, German, Greek, Italian, Japanese, Korean, Brazilian Portuguese, Polish, Russian, Spanish, Turkish, and Vietnamese speakers. A text translator is provided.

*First-time users must create a profile in order to access the resource.

Language Learning For Kids

Little Pim

Makes learning a foreign language easy and accessible to all kids–at the age they learn best, from 0 to 6 years. Use the videos and flashcards to keep kids entertained while inspiring in them a lifelong love of language learning.

TumbleBooks in Spanish

TumbleBooks in French

Web Resources

A free, interactive language learning tool with lessons in Latin American Spanish, French, German, Brazilian Portuguese, Italian, Dutch, Danish, Irish and Swedish courses for English speakers, as well as American English for Spanish, French, German, Portuguese, Italian, Dutch, Russian, Polish, Turkish, Hungarian, Romanian. You can create an account using your email address or Facebook account and Duolingo will track your progress through their lessons. The service also gives you the option to test out of skills you feel you have already mastered.