- English as a second language classes and book discussions
- Weekly conversation clubs
- Citizenship preparation courses
- A special collection of books, CDs and DVDs to help improve English skills
- Online language-learning resources for Schaumburg Library cardholders like Mango and Pronunciator
English as a Second Language
ESL registration for fall 2022 classes is closed. Please check back in December for winter/spring classes.
We host free discussion groups for intermediate students who want to use and improve their English speaking skills.
Space is limited; email Claudia Baranowski at @email if you are interested in attending.
Online Tools for Learning English
Easy-to-read news stories to help you learn to read, write, speak and understand English. New stories are posted each week along with audio, exercises, vocabulary, a crossword puzzle and more. Listen to each story in full or sentence by sentence. Type passcode 2AE4B3 in the box that says "Enter Your News For You Password."
Geared toward English language learners, you can find short articles written to support your reading skills as you learn about topics you need for school and everyday life.
Citizenship class registration for fall 2022 classes is closed. Please check back in December for winter/spring classes.
Can't make it to class, but still want to prep for the test? Try ProCitizen.
Read to Learn
Registration for fall 2022 classes is closed. Please check back in December for winter/spring classes.