Learn in the Library

The Hoover Public Library has hundreds of language learning items in over 45 different languages available for checkout. Items include books, audiobooks and DVDs. Visit the Nonfiction Department to see what we offer!

Learn Online with Mango

Mango prepares learners for realistic conversations and communication in over 70 world languages by providing quality content, intelligent technology and an adaptive algorithm.

Learn Online with Pimsleur

Pimsleur digital lessons are now available on OverDrive and the Libby app. Visit the collection at jclc.overdrive.com or download Libby from your app store.

Learn Online with Pronunciator

Pronunciator is one the world's largest language-learning resources. Over 150 languages are offered including American Sign Language. Available for free for Alabama residents through the Alabama Virtual Library.


Join the Conversation

Spanish and French Conversation Clubs meet virtually on the second and third Tuesday nights of selected months. Adults of all levels are invited to practice their Spanish and French with us! Email hvrefdesk@hooverlibrary.org to sign up.


Explore U.S. Citizenship

ProCitizen can help you prepare for the U.S. Naturalization Test with over 100 instructional videos, and interactive drills and quizzes. Available for free for Alabama residents through the Alabama Virtual Library.