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Language Learning Resources

Want to learn new language or improve your English? Oakville Public Library offers a variety of materials and online resources that can help!

Online Resources for Language Learning

Use your library card to access any of these online resources for free.

Mango Languages

Learn a new language online with Mango. Each lesson covers vocabulary, pronunciation, grammar and culture and can track your progress.

Little Pim

Little Pim is an online language learning system designed for kids ages 0-6. Kids can listen to stories in one of ten languages, including English.

Road to IELTS Academic and General Training

Road to IELTS (International English Language Testing System) Academic and General Training are comprehensive online preparation courses designed by British Council IELTS experts. Each course covers listening, reading, writing and speaking. Practice with over 300 interactive activities, 17 tutorial videos and instant feedback in exercises.

Materials for Language Learning

Use your library card to borrow a wide variety of language learning materials including grammar and pronunciation guides, books, CDs and DVDs to help you learn English.

Improving English for ESL Learners

Improve grammar, vocabulary and pronunciation with books from our collection.

Audio-Visual Aids for Learning English

Explore DVDs, videos and CDs in our collection for English language learning.

TOEFL Preparation

Books and kits to help you prepare for TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language).

Explore early literacy programs at OPL

It’s never too early to introduce a child to reading. Babytime is a free program perfect for infants aged 0-11 months and their caregivers. Sing, clap, bounce and learn rhymes together!