The following links are resources recommended by the Chelmsford Public Library for its patrons; listed first are resources available through the library, and at the bottom of the page are additional suggested resources that are available free on the internet.
Online Resources Available from the Chelmsford Library
Access: [In Library & At Home]
Presents a multi-faceted comprehensive method (video, audio, games, quizzes, etc) for learning conversational language skills, including grammar and culture lessons, with both online and downloadable learning options. Languages include: French, German, Italian, Spanish (Latin American), Chinese (Mandarin), Japanese, Korean, Hindi, Arabic, English (from Spanish), American Sign Language.
The Chelmsford Library, as well as other libraries in the area, offer informal groups for people learning languages. These do change over time, so please check our event calendar or contact the library in question for meeting times.
Easy Reader books are childrens picture books designed to help build language and reading skills. The call numbers start with ER/ and they are shelved in the Early Reader section of the Children's Room
Audiobooks & Videos - These are all shelved together in a "Language" section across from the Circulation Desk
Other Suggested Resources
American Sign Language/ASL
The resources below offer courses or other information on learning American Sign Language. These groups schedule their own courses, and may charge fees.