In a world of one-size-fits-all language apps, Pronunciator is different — we offer personalized language learning.
Using your library card, you can gain access to Pronunciator, an online language-learning service available on our website under pages Databases A–Z and Databases by Category. Simply select the topics you love, the skills you want to build, and how much you want to study each day, and Pronunciator will build a robust and effective personalized course just for you — in a matter of seconds.
With 99 languages to learn (and 62 home languages to learn them in), and the most comprehensive collection of instructional phrases, audio recordings and videos in the world, you’ll never run out of possibilities.
And, if you’re learning a language for your job, we’ve got you covered: Whether you’re a nurse, a firefighter, a cashier, a carpenter — or any of 60 occupations — you can build a personalized course designed specifically for your job.
Want to learn American Sign Language? We’ve got the largest course in the world, with 20,000 instructional videos.
How about ESL? Also the largest course in the world, with 50,000 instructional phrases and 10,000 videos. We even have ESL for Canadian, Australian, and British English. Create a personalized ESL course taught in the language of your choice (choose from any of 62), focusing on the skill or skills most important to you: speaking, understanding, reading and/or writing.
Each course features a wide variety of activities to keep you engaged; video clips and human voices to keep it real; and progress tracking to keep you motivated.
Plus, you can resume where you left off with a single click or tap from any device — mobile or desktop.
Pronunciator is the only way to learn languages with you in mind!