Online Language Learning
Take advantage of your library’s resources to learn a new language, or become better at one. Whether you’re studying to prepare for a trip abroad, to better communicate, or supplement some other learning services, the online options can be used at your convenience.
For in-person language services see our English Language Learning and Adult Basic Literacy page, or communicate directly with our literacy librarian.
Little Pim, intended for birth to age 6, provides language instruction for twelve primary languages. It uses story-based cartoon video learning, and is highly entertaining! “Children are uniquely equipped to learn up to three languages without affecting progress in their (native language).” - Little Pim
Mango is an online language-learning system that teaches actual conversation skills for 42 different languages. Recommended by LA Times Travel as an online language learning resource for travelers.
There are also mobile apps for your phone for on-the-go learning!