- My NYPL
Tools and Services
- Using the Library
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- Classes & Events
- Support the Library
Websites for ESOL and Literacy Students and Educators
Adult Literacy Students
Multimedia Learning Resources
- Lifelong Learning Online
Read along as you listen to articles on a variety of Family, Community, and Work topics.
- WWWebster Dictionary
Type in a word and get an instant definition.
- Discovery Online
Interactive science and nature news.
- Map Quest
Includes an interactive atlas, down to the street level.
The latest news, with text, audio, and video.
- GED information
Adult Literacy Educators
- California Distance Learning Project
- ERIC: Educational Resources Information Center
- ERIC Clearinghouse on Early Education and Parenting (CEEP)
- From Now On
A monthly electronic journal devoted to educational technology.
- Literacy Assistance Center
- New York City Department of Education
- New York State Education Department
- National Institute for Literacy; Partnership for Reading Publications
Downloadable version of Teaching Adults to Read, a research-based guide for teaching alphabetics, fluency, vocabulary, and comprehension.
- National Institute for Literacy Job Bank
Lists open positions in the literacy profession.
- Lesson Writer
An online tool that allows a teacher to import digital text from a website or word document to create lesson plans and instructional materials for teaching English language skills.