English as a Second Language (ESL) Local Resources

Community Connections Center

District 214 Catherine M. Lee Women’s & Children’s Center

District 214 Read to Learn

Harper Community College, Adult Education

Area Libraries 

Arlington Heights Memorial Library

Palatine Public Library, Adult Services

Schaumburg Library

E-resources available from the Mount Prospect Public Library 

Brainfuse: JobNow and HelpNow 

  • Test prep for USCIC Citizenship Test and support in English and Spanish 

Gale Presents: Peterson’s Test and Career Prep

  • Preparation and practice tests for TOEFL, TOEIC and U.S. Citizenship tests. 

Gale Presents: Udemy 

  • Offers 11 ESL courses on-demand 


  • Offers ESL instructional courses on-demand 

Lingo Lite

  • Build your vocabulary in English or 30 different languages 

Little Pim

  • Language learning for kids, Pre-K to Grade 2 

Mango Languages

  • Practice English or one of more than 70 different languages.