As wise people like to say: knowledge is power. And language is the way we discover knowledge. In that spirit, we have a variety of resources freely available for learning English. Whether you learn best with a group or a teacher, or at home listening to a book or watching a movie, we have something for everyone. If what you are looking for isn't on the list below, please Ask a Librarian and we will be happy to help you find it!
English Language Acquisition (ELA) Resources at Arapahoe Library
We have English Language Acquisition classes available through our partnership with The Learning Source, opens a new window. Registration happens twice a year, in January and August. Please contact The Learning Source at 303-922-4683 for more details. Classes fill up fast, so be sure to mark your calendars!
We have other free resources for learning English at our libraries:
- English Conversation Circles
- English Language Learning Materials
- Online English Classes (Click on "Rosetta Stone Library Solution")
- Downloadable ELA Materials
Reading in English for Beginning to Advanced Readers:
- Beginning level books for new readers
- Downloadable easy readers
- Intermediate level graphic novels
- Advanced intermediate level Collins English readers
- Advanced intermediate level Agatha Christie series
- Advanced level books
Other Recommended Online Resources
These may also be available as mobile applications.
- Babbel, opens a new window
- British Council, opens a new window
- Busuu, opens a new window
- Duolingo, opens a new window
- GoogleTranslate, opens a new window
- Memrise, opens a new window