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Resources for Learning & Writing in English
All of the below books are located in the English Language Institute Collection, in the Pit area on the first floor of the Academic Commons.
Purdue Online Writing Lab (OWL): ESL Students
"These OWL resources will help ESL students in second language writing. This section includes resources on writing across the curriculum, writing in the disciplines, and it contains links to OWL workshops and exercises useful for ESL students. This section also includes links to ESL resources on the Internet."
Be sure to follow the links on the left-side menu!
This site offers practice sessions and tests on the major language tests required by American colleges and universities for non-native English speakers.
A free online resource that helps users learn different languages with a ChatBot. Also available through iOS and Android apps.
Memrise is a user-generated learning platform which uses flashcards as memory aids. There are currently over 150 language courses in 25 languages.
Library Terms Translated
Translated Library Terms
Common words used in libraries translated into Chinese, Korean, Japanese, French, Spanish, and Arabic.
Chinese — English
Korean — English
Spanish — English