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Services & Resources: ESL ONLINE PRACTICE

Services and resources available to all library users.
ESL ONLINE PRACTICE

Practice your English Skills on the Web

Transparent Language Online

https://library.transparent.com/hadc/game/ng/#/signup/userid 
Sign up for a free account using your Harris County Public Library card number. 

Duolingo

https://www.duolingo.com
Create a free account to learn and practice reading, listening, and speaking on your computer or smart phone.

BBC Learning English

www.bbc.co.uk/learningenglish/  
Worksheets, videos, and vocabulary to practice English.

ESL Cyber Listening Lab

http://www.esl-lab.com/
Great site to test your listening skills.  Modules include general and academic vocabulary.

GCF Learn Free

https://www.gcflearnfree.org/learnenglish/
Tutorials on learning English, computers, reading, math, as well as interactive practice with everyday life situations.

Civics and Citizenship Resources

U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) is a primary source of information for new immigrants. 

Other Area Opportunities to Learn English

Harris County Public Library Branches

Free English, Citizenship, and/or GED classes offered at each branch. Call the specific branch to find out which courses are offered and when.
Go to www.hcpl.net/location/locations to find the library closest to you.

Harris County Department of Education

Free English and GED classes offered in the evenings.
Go to https://hcde-texas.org/adult-education/ or call 713-692-6216.

Cypress Assistance Ministries

Free English and GED classes offered in the evenings, with a $50 materials fee to register.
Go to https://www.cypressassistance.org/services/esl-classes or call 281-826-4403.

ESOL Classes through Lone Star College

Fee-based classes offered through the Continuing Education Department or for college credit.
Go to www.lonestar.edu/esol.htm or contact the Continuing Education department at 281-290-3460.

  The LSC-CyFair Library building is closed until further notice.

  Online References Services are available while we're closed.

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Harris County Public Library

Lone Star College-CyFair Branch

9191 Barker Cypress Road

Cypress, TX 77433

281.290.3214 - Reference Desk, 1st floor

281.290.3219 - Reference Desk, 2nd floor

CyFairLibrary@LoneStar.edu

LoneStar.edu/library/cyfair.htm