World Language Collection

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Naperville Public Library is pleased to offer books in a wide array of languages, reflecting the myriad of languages spoken in our community. Whether you are a native speaker or looking to refresh your studies; there are adult, teen, and children’s books for every level. Currently, our world language collection has 9 languages, including Arabic, Chinese, French, Hindi, Marathi, Polish, Russian, Spanish, and Tamil.

اَلْعَرَبِيَّةُ
汉语/漢語
Français
हिन्दी
मराठी
Polski
Русский
Español
தமிழ்

Language Learning Resource

Start the conversation in your choice of over 70 world languages and dialects through courses crafted using conversational methodology, delivered through native speaker dialogue, and created with each individual learner in mind.

Multilingual Online Resources


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Staff Picks

Discover select library materials from Naperville Public Library's World Language Collection below.

Arabic

Available at: Nichols Library Naper Blvd. Library 95th Street Library

Chinese

Available at: Nichols Library Naper Blvd. Library 95th Street Library

French

Available at: Nichols Library 95th Street Library

Hindi

Available at: Nichols Library Naper Blvd. Library 95th Street Library

Marathi

Available at: 95th Street Library

Polish

Available at: Nichols Library

Russian

Available at: Nichols Library

Spanish

Available at: Nichols Library Naper Blvd. Library 95th Street Library

Tamil

Available at: 95th Street Library


Don't see a language you would like to read, let us know on our Material Request Form. We are always looking at the potential to add new languages as our community grows.