World Languages

We have books, DVDs, CDs, audiobooks and online media and resources in these languages:

Arabic | Bengali | Chinese | Farsi | French | German | Gujarati | Hindi | Italian | Japanese | Korean | Marathi | Portuguese | Russian | Spanish | Tamil | Telugu | Turkish | Urdu | Vietnamese

Finding Materials in Other Languages

Search the online catalog either by title or author then select language. You can also perform an advanced search by selecting the language to see all items in a particular language.

E-books and More

Search for e-books, streaming media (movies, music and TV shows) and e-audibooks in other languages.

Learning Languages

Mango Languages 

Mango immerses you in real, everyday conversations in multiple languages, including Spanish, French, German, Italian, Japanese, Mandarin Chinese, Russian and Arabic or learn ESL for speakers of Spanish, Vietnamese, Arabic and more.* 

Mango Languages (In Library Access)

Mango Languages (Remote Access)

Annenberg Learner Foreign Language

Features streaming videos that teach topics including language learning (English, Spanish, French, and ESL instruction). 

Learn more about Annenberg Learner Foreign Language

BBC News in Languages

Get the news in your language. 

Learn more about BBC News in Languages

Find more at Resources in Other Languages.

We have several programs specific to language development for all ages. Here is a list of just a few activities.

  • Bilingual Storytimes
  • Bilingual Playgroups
  • Computer Classes
  • Conversational Language Sessions
  • Language Classes (Spanish and Chinese)
  • Mango Language Classes

For more information on locations, dates and hours, please call 832-393-1313 or visit the Events Calendar.