WHERE TO LOOK FOR ENGLISH LANGUAGE RESOURCES
BOOKS: Our library book collection includes English and foreign-language dictionaries, thesauruses, grammar books, vocabulary builders, and easy readers, as well as general interest books on a wide range of topics.
DATABASES: District 88 provides our students and faculty with a comprehensive collection of online research databases at both Addison Trail and Willowbrook. Many of these databases are fully translatable into a multitude of languages.
WEB SITES: The Web has some excellent ELL/ESL sites. These can help you with every aspect of English language learning, from listening comprehension to pronunciation.
Created by Patti Reher Addison Trail High School Addison, IL 9/13/13
Rose Janusz, Library Director
Adapted from LibGuide created by Virginia Bryan, Madison College Madison, WI
Permission received 9/13/13
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