World Languages

We have a growing collection of world language books, DVDs, music CDs, newspapers and magazines. In addition to our extensive Chinese collection, we have books in Spanish, French, Arabic, Portuguese, Haitian-Creole, Hindi, Vietnamese, and Russian. The world language books are located on the main floor next to our ESL collection.

Language Learning
We also have a collection of language learning books, CDs, and mixed media items for individuals who would like to learn Spanish, French, Arabic, Haitian-Creole, and many other languages.

Digital Offerings

We also offer a collection of materials that you may use from your computer or mobile device. They include:

Mango Languages software teaches real conversations in over 60 languages and makes it fun. With free mobile apps and learning through film, Mango is one of the most popular language-learning resources in public libraries.

Zinio offers variety of magazines in Chinese, Portuguese, Spanish and Viewnamese, in addition to English. Zinio also offers apps for a variety of mobile devices.

Worldcrunch NewspapersOffering English-translated news from leading global media outlets, Worldcrunch brings a global perspective on world affairs from Europe, Asia, Africa, South America, and the Middle East.

  • Language choices — Read thousands of stories in English or the original language
  • Mobile ready — Easily viewed on any internet-enabled device
  • No viewing limits — Unlimited access to content across all media. Keep your global perspective current by reading any story at any time