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Learn how to use Calgary Public Library with the RBC Welcome to the Library video. Now available with Arabic subtitles.
It's raining cats and dogs! Not sure what this idiom means? Check out these books to find out, and learn more about English idioms… More
Find bilingual English dictionaries in 8 languages - plus audio pronunciation, games, quizzes, and more! Now includes Arabic.
Brainfuse is a great place to get expert advice on your writing and talk to a tutor. Test preparation and career help available too!
Listen while you read with these advanced-level ESL fiction books!
Get free instant access to 4000+ world and local newspapers, including: Calgary Sun, Calgary Herald, National Post, and the Globe & Mail. More
Studying for your Canadian citizenship or just curious about Canadian culture? Learn about all things Canada with this handy resource.
Try this online resource with useful practice exams and study help.
Practise your English speaking and listening skills in an informal drop-in setting. Coffee is provided.
Check out our ESL Book Club in a bag titles. Great for teachers or newcomers who would like to create their own book club.
Great books for new Canadian job seekers.
Here are the newest study guides for the IELTS test.
Join us to learn how different types of books, audio materials, and online resources can improve your English language skills!
Login with your library card to access online courses for 30 languages, including Arabic, Chinese, English, French, Japanese and much more!
Want to improve your writing? Practise your English writing skills in this six-week, registered program.
Great resources to help you improve your professional English language skills, and tips for better communication in the workplace.
Listen while you read to help improve your English comprehension and pronunciation. It's a great way to learn!
Excellent online courses to help you sharpen your English writing skills and much more. Register now.
Online software to build your English Skills.
Book clubs can be a great way to meet friends and practice your English language skills. Here are a few ideas for books to read with your ES… More
Selections from our ESL literacy collections that can help improve your English literacy skills.
A toolkit of books to help you become an active Canadian citizen. Including guides to voting, and volunteering.
New to Canada? Register for these programs to learn more about getting settled in Canada!
Visit with a knowledgeable immigration worker to get advice about life in Calgary, using public transportation, where to shop and more!
Learn about the available financial resources to help you reach your educational goals; including student loans, scholarships, and more!
Celebrate Canada's rivers with this favourite Canadian animation classic. Find it in the NFB Campus through our E-Library.
New to Canada and interested in learning more about planning for your financial future? Join us to learn about investments, wills, and more!
These resources will help you become an entrepreneur and run your own business successfully.
With the help of an immigration worker, learn about Canadian history, geography, government, and more to prepare for the citizenship exam!
Discover Canada citizenship study guide available to download as a .pdf or eBook. Bilingual and large print options available.
Access your favourite newspapers from around the world online with your library card.
Discover books by great Canadian writers.
Applying for your Canadian citizenship? Take these practice tests to prepare!