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English as a Second Language (ESL) Resources

Resources to assist in the study of English by nonnative speakers in an English-speaking environment.

About this Guide

“To have another language is to possess a second soul” - Charlemagne, King of the Francs

Welcome English Language Learners!

Our ESL Guide provides resources and support while you improve your English skills to . . . 

  • get a better job
  • communicate with teachers, friends, and neighbors
  • find out about American culture, traditions, and customs
  • prepare for an academic degree
  • prepare for an occupational certificate
  • build confidence in speaking, listening, reading and writing.

Whatever your reason may be, the Glendale Community College Library faculty and staff are here to support you and your goals.  Use the navigation bar on the left to access specific resources, check out Library Information like hours and phone numbers and access Ask a Librarian, our 24/7 chat service.  In addition, Glendale Community College offers support and assistance for nonnative speakers of English.  For more specifics, visit the following:

English as a Second Language Office

ESOL Non-Credit Classes

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