Find online courses and practice tests for students of all ages, from elementary school to college and adult learners. Courses include professional and personal development, occupation practice tests, English language proficiency, and citizenship preparation.
An online learning tool aimed at ESL and literacy students to learn about Canada's language and culture.
Learn 80 different languages with Pronunciator. Pronunciator features lessons, pronunciation analysis, live tutor opportunities, quizzes, and more for adults and children. (Going travelling? Don't miss the travel prep course.) This eResource offers ESL for 50 languages, plus the ability to learn a new language using your native language. Courses include speaking and listening components. Free apps are available for Android, Apple, and Kindle Fire devices.
Note: Before you can activate the Pronunciator app on your mobile device, you must register as a student with Pronunciator. Just login with your free Library card and click Register to set up your account.
Road to IELTS Academic version helps newcomers and students prepare for the International English Language Testing System exam - and can be used by learners who just want to improve their English.
Kick start your language learning with Rosetta Stone Library Solution's interactive online courses. Improve your English or choose from 30 languages, including: Arabic, Chinese (Mandarin), English, French, Hindi, Italian, Japanese, Persian (Farsi), Russian, Spanish, Swahili and many more.
IMPORTANT NOTE: To ensure successful download of the library's free Rosetta Stone Library Solution app, read the FAQs first.
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To use the app on a continuing basis for free, you must authenticate through the Calgary Public Library website every time.