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English as a Second Language (ESL)

Sorry, we do not hold ESL classes at the Hershey Public Library. Please find free online eResources available through the library’s website, such as Learning Express Library and Gale Courses, and links to websites that might help you.


Learning Express Library 

Create a FREE account with a username and password. Log in to improve your reading, speaking, listening and writing skills along with practice tests in TOEFL – Test of English as a Foreign Language. To access test preparation and practice tests, you must first create an account for first time user, and log in thereafter.

TOEFL iBT Test Preparation eBooks 

TOEFL iBT Preparation Tutorial and Practice Tests


Gale Courses 

Is English a second language for you? Take a class on Writing for ESL and for Grammar in ESL. If you  wish to pursue teaching English as a Second Language, find classes on instructing.


Click here for a list of websites on English as a Second Language Classes run by Churches, and Educational Organizations Serving Adult Refugees an Immigrants in the Community.

Harrisburg Community College (type in ESL in the search box). Call: (800) 222–4222, or (800) ABC-HACC

ESL Community Education at Lancaster-Lebanon, PA IU13. Call : (717) 606-1600

Catholic Charities—Diocese of Harrisburg. Under Get Help, select Immigration Refugee & Services, scroll down to Learn More for English as a Second Language.

ESL Go.com. ESL: English as a Second Language. Free online practice tests and skill building in reading and writing English.

Activities for ESL Students. Free English classes, quiz center, and free English practice tests.