Learn a language
Whether you want to learn a few essential phrases for your holiday, study for an exam or simply improve your fluency in a foreign language, libraries have lots of different courses for different needs and language levels.
Use the library catalogue to check details of items in stock and to reserve titles - try a keyword search on the language you require
language packs may be borrowed for four weeks
most libraries stock popular languages such as French, German, Spanish and Italian, many more on offer at larger libraries.
available on cassette and CD.
A good selection available of Foreign Language study books are also available as downloads from our eLibrary.
Transparent Language Online
provides a complete learning solution packed full of pronunciation, speech, grammar, writing, and vocabulary building lessons - many languages available, including English as a foreign language.
collection also includes a selection of foreign language dictionaries.