is an online language-learning system that can help
you learn languages like Spanish, French, Japanese,
Portuguese, German, Chinese, Greek, Italian and more.
provides a quick introduction to a language and
culture through the acquisition of simple
Rochester Public Library patrons can now take
advantage of Mango Languages’ latest innovations: mobile
apps for Android and iPhone. Learn a new
language wherever you are...
NOTE FOR NEW MANGO USERS!
Once you have
registered with Mango, you must access Mango from THIS
page. We strongly advise you to bookmark this current
page and use the link found below to access Mango in
the future. Your Mango account can only be accessed
from the Rochester Public Library website.
Bookmark This Page NOW! (Ctrl+D)
library now offers Mango Languages! I want to start
using the program, so what do I do?
Please make sure
that you are accessing Mango Languages through this
page on the Rochester Public Library website. You will
need to log in this way each time that you use Mango.
This is done to verify that you are a patron of RPL.
Once you connect to
Mango through the RPL website, you will be asked to
type in your library card bar code. Make sure to enter
the numbers without any spaces or dashes to avoid an
error. You will have the option to start learning
right away as an anonymous user or to create a
profile, which will allow you to track your progress
and time spent learning each language. If you create a
profile, you will receive an activation e-mail with an
activation link. This link is to be used only once to
activate your account. Every subsequent log in should
be through the link on your library’s website. After
you complete these simple steps, you should be all set
to start language learning with Mango!
How long does it take to learn a new
language with Mango?
Mango Languages is
completely self-paced and the time it takes to build
fluency is different from person to person. Upon
completion of a Mango course you will be
conversational in the following topics:
Make Small Talk with Strangers
Ask/Tell if Someone Speaks a Language
Ask/Tell Where Someone is From
Get Someone’s Attention
Ask Someone’s Name
Ask for Directions
Get Help Finding Places Using a Map
Identify Important Places and Facilities
The Rochester Public Library is located
at 65 S. Main St. Hours are Monday through
Thursday 9:00 A.M. to 8:30 P.M., Friday 9:00
A.M. to 5:00 P.M. For additional information,
call 603.332.1428. For directions to RPL,click