Learn Languages Online

Start learning a new language online at home, work, or on your smart phone, using Mango for Libraries, the Topeka & Shawnee County Public Library’s new online language learning resource. Choose from over 30 languages and learn the basics, for travel or casual conversation, or go in-depth with Mango’s basic and complete level courses.

Get Crafty with this Online Resource

Find inspiration for your next craft or hobby project by easily searching hundreds of magazines and books in one place: the Hobbies and Crafts Reference Center online database. Search full text articles for creative ideas on that next sweater, model train and scrapbook from today’s most popular craft and idea magazines and books.

52 for 150: What’s So Special About Your Library’s Museum Plus System?

September is National Museum Month, so for week 38 of our Kansas sesquicentennial video series we’re focusing on our collections management system, Museum Plus, which will eventually allow you to browse our entire art and historical artifact collection online.