Learn a language

Learning a language? Use your Durham County Library card and PIN to enjoy free access to the following online resources:

Gale Courses

Instructor-led language classes in sign language, Spanish, Japanese, Italian, and French

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Language learning ebooks and e-audio for adults and kids, available with no waiting

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OverDrive / Libby

Language learning e-audio, including titles from Pimsleur

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The Great Courses

Video courses taught by award-winning professors

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Transparent Language

100+ languages, plus ESL/ELL courses. KidSpeak option available for some languages.

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