Travel eBooks and Language Learning To Go Print

computer tabletSummer is here! Get ready for your vacation with mobile resources: travel eBooks and language learning courses “to go” from your library!

At WCLS.org/Language-Learning discover two great online ways to learn the language of the region you’re visiting.

Mango logoMango Languages – You may have heard of this product, but with your library card, it’s free. Easy, self-paced lessons guide you through the basics of travel conversations, or you can go further with in-depth training. Get the Android or iPhone app and learn on the go! Video lessons are coming soon.

Powerspeak LogoPowerspeak Languages - Students and adult learners will increase their skills with fun, engaging, and immersive activities that teach the culture along with the language. Powerspeak was designed to meet the National Standards outlined by the American Council on the Teaching of Foreign Languages Northwest Association of Schools, Colleges and Universities and Northwest Accreditation Commission. Great for students and homeschoolers.

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Find the newest digital travel eBooks in the library's catalog and download them to your device to take with you on your travels.

Or go to WCLS.org/eBooks find Travel eBooks that you can download by section to your device for access any time with no check-outs, time limits or wait lists! Most of these free Travel eBooks were published in 2010 and 2011.


Don’t forget all the resources regularly available at your library:

  • Travel guides in print 
  • Fiction and nonfiction travelogues,
  • DVDs on all kinds of destinations,
  • Guides to the cultures, geography, and peoples of the world,
  • Travel magazines to learn the latest about your destination,
  • Language learning books, CDs, and DVDs as well as materials in Spanish and Russian,
  • And library staff ready to help with your questions.

Enjoy your summer vacation - Ciao!