All locations of The Seattle Public Library and the book drops at Central Library will be closed Wednesday, March 29 for a staff in-service day. Regular operating hours will resume Thursday, March 30.
Literacy & ESL
How does the Library promote adult literacy?
The Literacy Collection includes books, cassettes, videos and CDs for adults to improve their reading, writing and math skills. Learners can use some items on their own while other items are intended for use with a tutor.
The collection also includes materials on:
General Equivalency Diploma (GED) preparation
Basic life skills
Classes and community organizations that serve adult basic skills and ESL students can tour the Central Library.
These tours focus on:
Using the Library
Getting a Library card
Locating items and services
Using Library resources to help with job searching
Improving basic skills
Where can I find these resources?
The Literacy, ESL and World Languages area is located on Level 1 of the Central Library. Call 206-684-0849 for more information.