January Featured Research Tool
January 2019: Mango Languages and Transparent Language Online
Try something new! A new year is beginning and with the new year comes New Year’s resolutions. One great resolution is learning a new language! And, our Featured Research Tools for January are Mango Languages and Transparent Language Online.
What are these resources?
Mango Languages features over 70 different language learning courses. It’s a great resource for anyone looking to learn or brush up on a language. And, don't forget: Mango has its own app for smartphones and tablets, and it gives us access to foreign language films.
Transparent Language Online offers over 100 foreign language courses that can help you learn languages including French, German, Italian, Japanese, Korean, Russian, Spanish and Mandarin Chinese. There’s also an ESL component that provides English language learning to speakers of over 25 different languages.
To get to Mango Languages and Transparent Language Online, visit our website and click Learning Tools under the Services and Research tab. Then, click Languages. These along with many other great resources will be available here.
Preschool Story Time
10:00 AM @ Downtown Newark - Lower Level Story Time Room
Read engaging books, sing songs, and participate in early literacy activities designed especially for your preschooler.
Family Make and Take
10:00 AM @ West Newark (Emerson R. Miller)
Imagine, create and participate! Children engage in a variety of hands-on activities that include making fun, seasonal crafts, exploring STEAM activities, and/or creating one-of-a-kind masterpieces.
Email Basics - Google Gmail
10:30 AM @ Downtown Newark - Upper Level Conference Room
Learn the basics of email using Google Gmail on both laptop and desktop computers and mobile devices. Explore the ins and outs of creating, reading, replying, forwarding, CC/BCC, attachments, signatur...
Family Story Time - Hebron Branch
10:30 AM @ Hebron
Enjoy stories, songs and activities for the whole family.
Little Tot's Story Time
11:00 AM @ Johnstown (Mary E. Babcock)
Bring your little one for a fun morning of stories, songs and socializing! This story time caters to kids with short attention spans.