World Language Center

Coolidge Corner is the proud home of the Library’s World Language Center, comprised of a diverse range of books and films for all ages in Chinese, Russian, Hebrew, and Spanish.

Chinese Language Materials

The Coolidge Corner Library’s Chinese Language collection includes more than 5000 books and 500 DVDs. Chinese language Ebooks and Digital Audiobooks are also available via the Minuteman Catalog.

Russian Language Materials

The Coolidge Corner Library’s Russian Language collection offers more than 2000 books and 300 DVDs. A selection of Russian language films are also available at all locations as part of the foreign language DVD collection.

Hebrew Language Materials

The Coolidge Corner Library’s Hebrew Language collection is home to more than 500 books and DVDs. A selection of Hebrew language films are also available at all locations as part of the foreign language DVD collection.

Spanish Language Materials

The Coolidge Corner Library’s Spanish Language collection includes more than 400 books. A selection of Spanish language films are also available at all locations as part of the foreign language DVD collection.

World Language Materials for Children

World Language materials for Children are available at all Library locations, including picture books and easy readers in Chinese, French, German, Hebrew, Hindi, Italian, Japanese, Korean, Russian, Spanish, and Vietnamese. Volunteer-led World Language Storytimes are also offered on a rotating basis.

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