LIBRARY DATABASE SPOTLIGHT
Learn a Language 24/7
The Salem Public Library has a great online resource for learning a new language. Powerspeak is a language-learning program that provides numerous lessons and interactive activities.
Powerspeak includes instruction for ten languages
- French, German, Italian, Japanese, Korean, Mandarin Chinese, Russian, Spanish
- English for Spanish speakers
You can use Powerspeak 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, through the Library’s website (www.salemlibrary.org) by clicking on the Books & Information link and then on “Learn a Language.” The reference staff can help you with Powerspeak questions at 503-588-6052 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
- English for Mandarin speakers.