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ESL Resources

CLC Library

The CLC library has many resources for you! Come to room 136 to check out books, audiobooks, DVDs, textbooks, and for help finding information!


ESL Friendly Databases

Mango Languages

Interactive self-paced language learning; 70 international languages, culture and ESL courses. Mobile APP availailable.

Gale Virtual Reference Library

Contains encyclopedias and specialized reference sources for multidisciplinary research.

CultureGrams World

Culture and reference facts about 200 countries, all US states and Canadian provinces and territories.

Fun Resources!

SWANK Digital Campus

Provides access to over 200 commercial motion pictures from mostly U.S-based studios. Chrome browser recommended, and the Swank Media Player App is recommended for viewing on mobile devices.

Film Platform

Documentary films for college and university students

Flipster digital magazines

Access 50 different popular magazines and download them to read offline using iOS/Android devices, Kindle or your browser. Detailed instructions are given on the Flipster homepage.

Kanopy Streaming

Films and educational documentaries, including the full collection of the Media Education Foundation.



A collection of downloadable ebooks and audiobooks available for 21 day checkout for viewing and listening on computers and mobile devices.


This middle grade novel retells the story of Miguel's daring adventure, and features exciting new scenes about his family. Disney*Pixar's Coco is the celebration of a lifetime, where the discovery of a generations-old mystery leads to a most extraordinary and surprising family reunion.

Little Prince

The Little Prince

The author reminisces about a day when his plane was forced down in the Sahara, a thousand miles from help. There he encountered a most extraordinary small-person. And thus begins the remarkable story of the Little Prince, whose strange history he learned, bit by bit, in the days that followed.

How Successful People Lead

To be more than a boss, you must master the ability to inspire and invest in people. By combining the advice contained in these pages with skill and dedication, you can reach the pinnacle of leadership-where your influence extends beyond your immediate reach for the benefit of others.

The Journey of the One and Only Declaration of Independence

Hillenbrand give readers a witty and wonderfully illustrated true story of the invincible Declaration, giving heroic testimony to the grit and determination of the country itself.A fun and fascinating way to share the history of the document that gave the American people their freedom.