Featured Resources


  • Annenberg Learner: Video learning for Spanish (Destinos), French (French in Action), and ESL (Connect with English)
  • BBC Languages: Interactive lessons, dictionaries, podcasts, games and more featuring Spanish, French, Italian, German,  Portuguese, Greek, and Chinese
  • Busuu: Learn English, Spanish, French, Italian, German, Portuguese or Russian
  • Digital Dialects: Games and animated activities for language learners
  • Forvo: Pronunciation guide to many of the world’s languages by native speakers
  • Indo-European Language Tutorials: Includes Dutch, Swedish, Icelandic, Faroese, Russian Ukrainian, Croatian, Finnish, Turkish, and Indonesian
  • Internet Polyglot: Uses images and games to aid memorization
  • Live Lingua: Foreign Service Institute language courses

English as a Second Language (ESL)

Language Resources

  • Ethnologue – Languages of the World: An encyclopedic reference work cataloging all of the world’s known living languages
  • Online Newspapers: Thousands of newspapers from all over the world in their native language
  • Word2Word: Provides links to a variety of dictionaries and translators based on individual language
  • Online language dictionary and conjugator, with user-contributed forums discussing definitions, idioms, and usage