Rocket Languages makes conversational language learning fast, fun, and simple! This online library resource offers courses for English speakers interested in learning a new language and Spanish speakers who want to learn English. Each course prepares you to engage in basic conversations with native speakers and emphasizes the cultural and social aspects of learning a language.
With Rocket Languages you can:
- Download MP3 language lessons, no need to shuffle CDs around anymore
- Create your own profile, save your progress, and resume at your own pace
- Use most features with mobile devices, take a lesson anywhere.
- Download and play Rocket MegaGames to test your language skills
Courses for English speakers include:
- Spanish, Korean, Japanese, Italian, Hindi, German, French, Chinese, and Arabic
- Also includes "Rocket Sign Language (American)"
Courses for English learners include:
- "Rocket Inglés (English for Spanish speakers)"
- "Rocket Eigo (English for Japanese Speakers)"
Whether you are traveling for business or recreation, Rocket Languages will help you develop conversational language skills and will help you communicate with native speakers.
This resource is found in the Language Learning section of the Online Databases and can be used with other useful tools, like Mango Languages.
Available with your library card and PIN from all library computers and from your home or office computer. For more information about applying for a library card, visit Get Your Card.