Last Updated: Apr 25, 2017

You can find language learning materials the Library owns in our Classic Catalog by using the advanced search and setting the type limiter to LANG-AUDBK or LANG-AUDCD.

Members of the U.S. military services have access to some excellent language learning resources through their service portals.  More information on our DoD Service Portals guide.

There are also resources available from other local libraries.

Defense Language Institute Online Resources
Basic language and culture acquisition, Language Enhancement, Assessment

Monterey Public Library
Language-Learning Resources including Mango Languages.

Federal Government personnel can also use:

All U.S. .gov and .mil personnel can also use Transparent Language's language learning suite, CL-150, at no charge.  Learn more at and at

Free language learning program:
Learn a variety of European languages for free using DuoLingo.

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