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English as a Second language (ESL)

Print and Web resources for ESL students, teachers, and librarians.

Printed Newspapers & Magazines in the Library

You can find current issues of magazines and newspapers on display near the circulation desk. Take them anywhere in the library to read.

Read Newspapers and Magazines on the Computer

Do you need information for an assignment? Would you like to read news from another country? Need practice listening to English? You came to the right place!


With the library's collections of newspapers, magazines, and academic journals, you can:

  • Read
  • Listen to
  • Print
  • Email

... articles from any computer that has internet access.

Ask a librarian if you have any questions or problems - we can help!


Image credit: Seekonk Public Library

News and Current Events

You can listen to the articles in the first two collections below:

Research Databases for Advanced ESL Students