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Learn a Language

Want to learn a foreign language?

The library offers two on-line language learning services for our full-service patrons. 

All you need is a JKPL library card and internet access!



Mango database


Mango Languages:  Simple language and culture learning in over 70 languages.  Mango can be accessed at the library, remotely, or on-the-go with apps for iPhone®, Android™, Kindle® and Nook®. Please note:  this service is limited to full-service patrons which are patrons that either live within the Dyersville city limits, live within the city limits of a city/town that contracts with the library for service, or a patron that has purchased a membership.



Transparent Language

Transparent Language LearningThe most comprehensive, effective, and engaging way to learn over 120 languages, including ESL. Available for all patrons to use.



This resource is supported by the Institute of Museum and Library Services under the provisions of the Library Services and Technology Act as administered by State Library of Iowa.