The Library has online resources:
- In English and many other languages to help you study for your citizenship test
- For learning and improving English
You can use these resources from your home or a Library computer but you may need a Library card and PIN to use some of these resources.
Online learning with test preparation guides for the ASVAB, GED, GRE, SAT, TOEFL and U.S. Citizenship. Learn software, skills for career advancement, and more.
Online language learning for over 60 world languages plus English (ESL) instruction in 18 languages.
Transparent Language Online
Online language learning with speech, pronunciation, grammar, and vocabulary for over 80 languages. Includes English as a Second Language.
King County Adult Literacy Consortium
A group of community and technical colleges, community based organizations, and libraries in King County that help adults gain the skills they need to support their families and earn livable wages.
Literacy Council of Seattle
Offers private tutoring for adults seeking to improve English or basic skills. LCS also offers classes at locations throughout Seattle.
Provides learner-centered instruction to adults in English literacy, citizenship, and basic life skills. Literacy Source is based in Fremont but offers programs in southwest Seattle, Tukwila, and SeaTac.
Seattle Central College, North Seattle College, South Seattle College, and Seattle Vocational Institute offer Adult Basic Education, ESL, and pre-college level classes.
Offers work readiness classes, workshops, and labs focused on helping adults develop and refresh their skills on a number of subjects that are highly valued in today's workplace. Subjects include English for Speakers of other Languages (ESL), math, computer skills, and more.
St. James Immigrant Assistance
Provides free English instruction and citizenship assistance to low-income adult refugees and immigrants in Seattle and King County.