Free access using your library card to thousands of popular newspapers and magazines. Previous version was called Newspaper Direct Press Display. Includes local and international newspapers in multiple languages. To learn how to use PressReader, click here. PLEASE NOTE: We recommend accessing PressReader with your browser on your computer or your mobile device. Alternatively, you can use the PressReader app by signing in with your library card. In using the app, when you are not connected to a Hot Spot, you will only be able to view previously downloaded content on the app for 48 hours. After 48 hours you will need to re-authenticate with your Library card to reset your remote access timer.
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 non-English languages, plus the ability to learn any language in any other language! 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 Library card and click Register to set up your account.
Chinese-language digital magazines, in full colour and fully searchable.
Improve your English or learn a language online courses. Choose from 30 languages: for example, Arabic, Chinese (Mandarin), English, French, Hindi, Italian, Japanese, Persian (Farsi), Russian, Spanish, and more. IMPORTANT NOTE: To ensure successful download of the library's free Rosetta Stone Library Solution app, read the FAQs first To use the app on a continuing basis for free, you must always authenticate through the Calgary Public Library website.