Consumer Health Information (Spanish version)
Consumer Health Information provides translated
articles about common medical conditions and
procedures in an easy-to-understand manner. There
is an interactive body map that assists the user in
locating full text articles about health-related topics
for all areas of the body. The articles are reviewed
and updated regularly to reflect the most recent
information and research.click here to begin
Nueva Base de Datos:
Informaci√≥n de Salud para el Consumidor
Consumer Health Information brinda art√≠culos traducidos
sobre condiciones m√©dicas comunes y procedimientos
f√°ciles de entender. Adem√°s de buscar
en el teclado, CHI le ofrece un mapa del cuerpo
interactivo; que ayuda al usuario a localizar textos
completos sobre art√≠culos relacionados a temas de
salud para todas las √°reas del cuerpo. Todo el contenido
est√° basado en evidencias y est√° redactado
por escritores m√©dicos con experiencia e independientemente
revisado por expertos con credenciales
m√©dicas. Los art√≠culos de Consumer Health
Information son revisados y actualizados regularmente
con el fin de reflejar la informaci√≥n m√°s
reciente e investigaci√≥n disponible. La informaci√≥n
provista por esta base de datos no debe ser considerada
como una forma de auto-diagnostico o substituida
por consejo m√©dico profesional, diagn√≥stico o
Registration begins May 1 for everyone. No registration necessary for concerts.
Community Drum Circle
Friday, May 3 at 7:00 PM
Jack Licitra as he leads us with world percussion rhythms, voice and
dance. Drumming brings people together, and lets us express ourselves
creatively. Bring your drums! (If you have them.)
Itchy Feet Travel Series: Among the Tsaatan
Wednesday, May 15 at 7:00 PM
a slideshow presentation of an adventurous woman's three month journey
to the remote landscapes of northern Mongolia. Anindita Ghosh will
share her experiences of visiting the Reindeer Nomads of Mongolia.
Dance Workout Masala Bhangra
Saturdays, May 25, June 1, 8, 15 10:30 - 11:30 AM
to the infectious bhangra dhol (drum) beats and leave feeling
invigorated and stronger. Masala, means 'spicy' in Hindi and, Bhangra,
is a traditional dance from the northern part of Punjab, India. You
will tone muscles and burn calories. There is a non-refundable fee of
$17 to be paid at the time of in-person registration that begins May 1.
Kirtan! With Shaktipath
Friday, May 31 at 7:00 PM
live kirtan with the musicians of ShaktiPath. Kirtan is a call and
response singing tradition that originated in India. Come and enjoy
this evening of voice, music, and community.
Multi-level ESL Class
Tuesdays, May 7 & 14, 6:30 - 8:30 PM
is a multi-level ESL class for new English speakers, beginner through
intermediate levels. Improve your speaking, reading, writing and
Write it Right! An ESL Writing class
Wednesdays, May 1, 8, 15, 6:30 - 8:30 PM
For multi-level ESL learners who wish to hone their writing skills.
Available 24/7 through NSPL's website
Look for Mango in the left hand menu bar under
the ‚ÄúLibrary Resources‚ÄĚ or learn in the library in our
Language Lab computer on the lower level.
This new conversational program is geared to learning a language for
simple communication such as preparation for travel to a foreign
Mango Language Link
Learn English with our online program "English Discoveries" in our
language lab on the lower level of the library. Please call the
Reference Desk at 929-4488X 225 to reserve a time.
UN PRODUCTO NUEVO!: "DESCUBRIMIENTOS EN INGLES"
APRENDA INGLES CON NUESTRO NUEVO PROGRAMA EN LINEA "DESCUBRIMIENTOS EN
INGLES" (ENGLISH DISCOVERIES), EN NUESTRO RECIENTE "LABORATORIO
IDIOMATICO" UBICADO EN LA PLANTA BAJA.
POR FAVOR COMUNIQUESE CON LA SECCION REFERENCIA PARA RESERVAR EL USO DE
(Please note: The Rosetta Stone is no longer serving public libraries. Our subscription
ended on 12/31/07).
This collection is available for adults who need materials in two major
areas: Basic Literacy and English for Speakers of Other Languages.
Basic Literacy provides tools for adult learners to read and write
English while English for Speakers of Other Languages (ESOL) assists
those who are learning to speak English. Books, Audiocassettes, CD's,
VHS, DVD and computer software are available. Information and study
guides for test preparation for U. S. Citizenship is included in the
Ingl√©s sin BarrerasIngl√©s sin Barreras utilizes video, audio, and a variety
of print components to stimulate all the senses that a
learner employs in the language acquisition process.
The course is divided into themes that come from
real-life situations -shopping, visiting the doctor, looking
for a job. The course focuses on the needs of
Hispanics, with words, phrases, and idiomatic expressions
from everyday life.
Ingl√©s sin Barreras es el curso de ingl√©s con m√°s √©xito
en los Estados Unidos y lo ha sido durante casi quince
a√Īos. Ud. tambi√©n puede unirse a miles de hispanohablantes
que han adquirido un conocimiento excepcional
del idioma ingl√©s tanto escrito como hablado.
Subjects A-Z: Foreign Languages
A collection of links to online dictionaries, automatic translators, language and translation news.
There are also links to the Web sites of schools, institutions, and organizations that focus on the study of languages.
Chinese, Italian, Polish, Portuguese, Spanish, & Urdu Language Sites
SPANISH BOOKS AND VIDEOS!
The library now has a selection of fiction and non-fiction books, as well as videos in
Spanish for our Spanish speaking patrons. Please don't hesitate to ask a librarian to help
you if you need assistance in locating these materials.