Catalog
Get Answers
Great Things for You
Events
Community
Concerts
Kid's Corner
Teen Spot
Teachers
About the Library
Support the Library
Contact Us
1685 West First Avenue
Columbus, OH 43212
Google Map

(614) 486-2951
Circulation
(614) 481-3776
Reference
(614) 481-3778
Youth Services
(614) 486-2954
Administration
(614) 481-7020
Fax

Automated Phone Renewal
(877)-77-BOOKS

HOURS
10 am-8:30 pm
Mon-Thurs
10 am-6 pm
Friday
10 am-5 pm
Saturday
1-5 pm
Sunday

CLOSINGS
November 26 (at 6 pm)
November 27
December 24-25
December 31 (at 6 pm)
January 1
February 16

HOT, NEW AND TIMELY

September 7, 2011

Can ye speak Pirate?

Ahoy, mateys! Be ye ready fer some swashbucklin' and carousin'?

Learn the art of pirate parley from a true gentleman o' fortune: The Mango Languages Pirate Language course has risen from the depths o' Davy Jones's Locker ter make a reappearance just in time fer International Talk Like a Pirate Day on September 19.

Ye'll be learnin' the proper way to hail yer cap'n and get the landlubbin' scallywags on board a-sailin' smartly, among other phrases ye'll be needin' on the high seas!

Mango Languages offers free, online language lessons that are quick & easy—just use your Grandview Library card. Choose from 35 languages and 15 ESL (English as a second language) courses. Available wherever you're online—home computer or mobile device. Another terrific service from the Grandview Library's Digital Library!

Download 
Mango Mobile Library Edition (free) for your iPhone, iPad, and iPod Touch. Available online through the iTunes Store.

Questions? Call Reference at 614-481-3776.


Did you know that you can change your Facebook page to read in Pirate? 
To turn your Facebook feed into Pirate:

  • Click on "Account Settings" in the upper right navigation bar
  • Then click on "Languages > Edit,"
  • Scroll down to "English (Pirate)
  • Your Facebook page is automatically translated into Pirate.
  • Don't forget to add the Grandview Library's Facebook page.

back to article list

ONLINE POLL

Best food-based movie?
Lord of the Onion Rings
Roastbusters
The Hunger Games
The Hamshank Redemption
Pie Hard II

View Results
What's new on DVD?
Live Homework Help - small
Story Times