Subject Guides » Languages
Websites in many languages. (more added soon!)
Language learning with Livemocha
Livemocha provides lessons in a large number of languages including Spanish, Bulgarian, Mandarin Chinese, and many more. Every lesson includes practice in reading, writing, listening and speaking. Livemocha is a social network applied to a useful purpose—your exercises will always be reviewed by another user of the site who is a native speaker of the language you are learning—and there are many opportunities to interact with users in a large variety of languages.
IDEA-The International Dialects of English Archive
IDEA was created in 1997 as a free, online archive of primary source dialect and accent recordings for the performing arts.
Mangolanguages teaches people everyday words and phrases using text and audio lessons recorded by native speakers. Just register and you have free basic lessons in more than 10 languages.
Forbes Library has a subscription providing access to many additional courses. Forbes cardholders can click "Start Learning" to jump right in or click "Sign Up" to create a profile and track their progress.
Language Learning Library
A well-organized language learning portal on the web offering highly relevant and useful language learning related resources. Covers the basics of Spanish, French, Italian, Portuguese, German, Chinese, Japanese, and Russian.
Free resources and courses for learning computer basics, email, and internet. Available in English, Spanish and French. Also includes some courses in Albanian, Bosnian, Czech, Hungarian, Portuguese and Serbian.
American Translators Association
Find a translator or interpreter using ATA's searchable online directory of translator and interpreter services.
Communicacion, cultura y sociedad. Includes over 15,000 academic articles about communication and culture in Spanish and Portugese.
GCF Aprendizaje Global
Free web-based computer and career training programs in Spanish for beginning computer users.
E-mail ; Correo electronico
Email services in Spanish.
Trusted health information for you. MedlinePlus also has extensive information about drugs, an illustrated medical encyclopedia, interactive patient tutorials, and latest health news.
Forbes Library's Spanish language books! (request books online!)
The library owns a Spanish collection for your enjoyment.