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    Literacy

Literacy Office Hours

Monday         10 am – 6 pm
Tuesday         10 am – 6 pm
Wednesday   10 am – 6 pm
Thursday       10 am – 6 pm

                                                                                  

Literacy Services helps adults improve their basic reading, spelling, and math skills
empowering them to reach their full potential in life.  We match adult learners with                               
trained tutors for one-on-one or small group sessions.

If you or someone you know needs help, contact Literacy Services staff.
All services are free and confidential! 

Contact us: 619-470-5860 | literacy@nationalcitylibrary.org


Services:
Reading, Writing, Spelling and Math Tutoring
Computer Readiness Classes (Basic and Intermediate)
GED, Citizenship Test Prep, Driver's License Test Prep

Literacy Computer Lab
The Literacy Computer Lab is a special computer lab for adult literacy learners. The lab includes access to Mavis Beacon Typing, Lexia Strategies, Ultimate Phonics, Rosetta Stone, Math Tutor, and Learning Express. The lab is open during Literacy Office hours.

Keyboarding Lab
Improve your keyboarding skills with the Mavis Beacon Typing Program. 
Wednesdays from 3:30-4:15 or 4:15 to 5:30.

The Literacy Service Room/Meeting Room
The conference room can be reserved for small study groups catering to Adult Literacy needs.  Call (619)470-5860 to reserve a spot.

 

Become a Volunteer Tutor!
Literacy is about more than just reading, writing, and arithmetic - it's about opening up opportunities in life.  Just think of the difference you could make in someone's life.  Click here to sign up!

 

Helpful Links:
National City Literacy Resource Site - Find tools for tutoring and information about resources in the community.
Lexia Learning - Home access to Lexia Strategies is now available to participants in the literacy program. Sign up for an account with literacy staff.

Our Literacy Networks:
San Diego Council on Literacy
Southern California Library Literacy Network

 

Our literacy program is supported by the City of National City and California Library Literacy Services 

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