Citizenship & Multilingual Resources

Mango – Learn a language with Mango!  Use on your computer or mobile device to learn Arabic, Dari, Farsi, French, German, Greek, Hebrew, Hindi, Irish, Italian, Japanese, Korean, Mandarin, Pashto, Portuguese (Brazilian), Russian, Spanish, Tagalog, Thai, Turkish, Urdu, Vietnamese, or to learn English in your home language.
L’Encyclopedie Decouvert – French language student encyclopedia from World Book.
World Book Spanish Encyclopedia Estudiantil Hallazgos – Spanish language student encyclopedia from World Book.
encylo_univ Encyclopaedia Universalis – is a French-language general encyclopedia published by Encyclopædia Britannica, Inc. The articles of theEncyclopædia Universalis are aimed at educated adult readers, and written by a staff of full-time editors and expert contributors. It is widely considered to be the most scholarly of French-language encyclopedias.
NewToBC – Find out services, programs and resources available to newcomers at, a website offered by BC Libraries to help you succeed in your new community.
KnowBC Online (In-Library use only) includes:

  • Encyclopedia of British Columbia: with more than 4,000 entries and 1,500 accompanying photographs, maps, charts and tables, as well as sound and video clips.
  • Marine Life of the Pacific Northwest: A Photographic Encyclopedia of Invertebrates, Seaweeds and Selected Fishes
  • The Encyclopedia of Raincoast Place Names: A Complete Reference to Coastal British Columbia
  • Far West: The Story of British Columbia
  • Raincoast Chronicles 20: Lilies and Fireweed: Frontier Women of British Columbia
  • Where Mountains Meet the Sea: A History of Coastal BC
Click Law – An Internet subject guide to authoritative legal resources in BC and Canada. Developed by the Legal Services Society of BC and now maintained by the BC Courthouse Library Society. No library card is required to access this resource on the Internet.
  Citizenship Resources from Richmond Public Library.