Literacy Digital Resources

California Library Literacy Services

California Library Literacy Services (CLLS) provides resources, project ideas, and information for coordinators, tutors, and learners.


Hoopla has series that are written for Adult Literacy Students. To find these books, search with any of these terms “Gemma Open Door”, “Good Reads”, “Q Reads”, “Quick Reads”, or “Rapid Reads”.

Literacy Minnesota

Your hub for all things ESL and Adult Basic Education.

News For You Online

News For You, offers easy-to-read news stories that can help you learn to read, write, speak, and understand the English language. Seven new stories are posted each Wednesday, along with audio, exercises, vocabulary, a crossword puzzle, a word search, and a poll. Listen to each story in full or sentence-by-sentence.

This resource is only avaliable to active tutors and learners of the library's literacy program. If you need access, contact the Literacy Coordinator at [email protected] or call 805-388-5580.

Roles and Goals

The Roles and Goals Curriculum section of the California Library Literacy Services' (CLLS) website is the perfect place to learn about best practices in setting real world goal setting for literacy tutors and their learners.

Typing Club

Learn touch typing for free! With over 600 typing lessions, Typing Club is the perfect place to brush up on your typing skills.

Workforce Atlas

Workforce Atlas is a free online career pathways platform that assesses your literacy, numeracy, workplace skills, and interests.