Databases (library card required)
Learning Express Library
Practice tests, tutorials, exercises, and skill-building courses for many subjects. This learning tool provides instant scoring, correct answers and explanations. Topics include math, reading, writing, computer skills, LSAT, TOEFL, citizenship exams, jobs, career skills and more.
Directory of Literacy Services in BC
Find programs to improve your reading, writing and English language skills.
Burnaby Public Library's Embracing Diversity project features video performances of children's songs and rhymes in 15 languages, plus resources to support the use of this material.
Includes online lessons, games, quizzes, practice ESL exams and more for ESL learners, as well as lesson plans and projects for ESL teachers.
ESL Study Hall
Exercises and assistance in all aspects of English (reading, grammar, vocabulary). Includes reviews of other ESL sites.
Exercises in English pronunciation covering 40 topics and 1,500 words. Text is available in Russian, French, Hebrew and Spanish.
Resources for literacy teachers.
Quizzes, word games, slang, sentence and grammar puzzles for the ESL student.
New to BC
Specially designed to help newcomers find information and resources in their community.