Language Learning

Mango Languages

Mango Languages offers instruction in 71 languages. 

  • English language learners can choose a course tailored for one of 21 native languages.
  • Short specialized courses are offered for specific needs, such as Job Seeking in English.

Login with your library barcode number — first-time users can create an account using an email and password to store progress.


Rosetta Stone

Rosetta Stone is provided by the NJ State Library and includes 30 different languages.

Login with your Library barcode number. First time users — enter your e-mail address (as a username) and create a password to store progress.


The Great Courses

Available on Kanopy.

  • Video courses in English grammar, French, Spanish, Ancient Greek and Latin.
  • Downloadable (pdf) course materials included.
  • See our guide to using Kanopy.

Start by creating your Kanopy account (provide your email and create your own password.) A confirmation email will be sent, and you will then enter your Scotch Plains library card number and PIN.


Kanopy ESL and Language Study Films

Available on Kanopy.

Kanopy Films includes ESL lessons, as well as numerous films on language preservation and linguistics.