Community Languages

Books, magazines, newspapers and DVD's are available in the community languages below (please note that not all materials may be available in all languages). The table below outlines the physical language collections available at each Hume Libraries branch. Click on a language to view items we have in our collection. 

Library Broadmeadows Craigieburn Hume Mobile
Arabic Yes Yes Yes
Farsi  Yes    
Chinese Yes
Greek Yes
Italian Yes  
Hindi Yes Yes  
Nepali Yes  
Punjabi Yes  
Sinhalese Yes Yes
Spanish Yes
Tamil   Yes
Turkish Yes Yes Yes
Urdu Yes
Vietnamese Yes

Hume Libraries also have subscriptions to digital language collections including:
Online Newspapers and Magazines
eBooks and eAudiobooks

To start using these collections login to each service using your library barcode and PIN. If you don't have a membership you can sign up here

There are also a range of community language resources available on the internet, including :
My Language
BBC Worldwide News
Online Newspapers


Updated : 8:38 AM, 20 February 2020