Transparent Language Online
is a powerful language learning system that uses flashcards to teach you a set of words or phrases. Learn a new language with this interactive database that provides step by step lessons for many different languages. This database also features ESL lessons for Brazilian Portuguese, Polish and Spanish speakers.
Book Clubs & Discussions
Read and discuss. Listen and learn. Connect here with a variety of book discussion groups that fuel your interests!
Book Lists & Reviews
Find out what readers and critics are saying about the latest book releases!
Learn more about the Library's DVD and videocassette collections, discover a new favorite movie or film director, read up on your film trivia and more! You will also find helpful links to other film-related web sites.
eBooks & Downloadable Media
The Hartford Public Library Collection of Downloadable Media includes electronic books, music, audiobooks, and video that you can check out to use on your computer or portable device.
HPL Video Library
The Hartford Public Library's video archives chronicle citizen involvement in our city, region and state. Find videos here that can inform you about our political process, economy, infrastructure, educational system, arts and cultural scene!