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Multicultural Services

Wollongong City Libraries provide a variety of programs, services and resources which are aimed at multicultural and linguistically diverse communities.

We have a Community Language Collection which contains books, DVDs and magazines in several languages. If we do not have the language you need, we can order books from the State Library of New South Wales.

The State Library of NSW has videos to help develop online and smartphone skills. Videos are available in English, Spanish, Korean, Mandarin, Vietnamese, Cantonese and Arabic. Visit the State Library of NSW - Tech Savvy Seniors on YouTube to access these videos.

Learn English and improve your English language skills for study, work or everyday conversations. For more information, view our Improve Your English page.

Access hundreds of children's books online in 15 Languages Other Than English (LOTE). Learn more about LOTE Online for Kids.

Mango is an online learning system that lets you pick from more than 70 world languages. Learn more on the Learn a Language page.

Libby by Overdrive have a selection of books and magazines in Spanish.

Events for multicultural communities

Upcoming events for multicultural audiences are shown below. You can also search our events calendar to find other library activities.