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  • Transparent Language

    Note - users must register for their free personal account while on campus before they can use Transparent Language from home or other off-campus locations.

    Transparent Language Online provides a fun, effective, and engaging experience for learners of all levels looking to build their listening, speaking, reading, and writing skills in a foreign language.  

    Combining robust courses, supplemental vocabulary, extensive grammar resources, and mobile apps, Transparent Language Online is the most complete language-learning system. With over 95 languages to choose from, including English for speakers of 26 languages, there is something for every learner. Best of all, with enhanced support for Android ™ tablets and iPads, learners can enjoy the freedom to learn at home, in the library, or on the go.


    Audio & Video at the Library

    Learning Tip

    Reading and listening at the same time:

    After loading a Spanish language DVD with subtitles in English, go to the subtitles menu and see if there is an option to change the subtitle language to Spanish. You'll be surprised at how much of the film you'll be able to comprehend when you can read AND listen in Spanish. Gradually, you'll depend on the subtitles less and less!

    Videos on the Web