Once you’re fluent in Esperanto, there are many hundreds of books and many thousands of websites available for you to read: So Many Ways to Learn Esperanto.


Free ebooks in Esperanto are available from Project Gutenberg and Bitoteko .

A very large range of books is available for purchase from the Universala Esperanto-Asocio.  If you’re in New Zealand, we can transfer payment for you.  Books are also available from the Esperanto Association of Britain and Esperanto-USA.  We include these sources as they are English-language sites. However, Esperanto magazines and books are available from Esperanto associations in many other countries.

Social media

Esperanto-speakers are all over social media, such as Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram.

Reference material

Resources for advanced Esperanto speakers include:

  • La Nova Plena Ilustrita Vortaro de Esperanto, 2005, the most extensive, authoritative Esperanto-only dictionary, available in printed form and online at NPIV.
  • Plena Manlibro de Esperanto-Gramatiko by Bertilo Wennergren, on the grammar of Esperanto (available in either printed form or online).
  • Reta Vortaro, an online multilingual dictionary.

Current affairs

The current affairs magazine Monato currently has 100 contributors in 45 countries around the world.
Flandra Esperanto-Ligo has an excellent bookshop online at Retbutiko.


For those who want to contribute to the progress of Esperanto there are many avenues open. You can write articles for various Esperanto magazines and on-line projects, for example:
Further sites are listed on Esperanto.net.

There are many opportunities in Open Source Software, translating user interfaces into Esperanto, for example: