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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.

Are you an adult who needs help with basic reading, math, or computer skills? 

Do you need help studying for the GED or citizenship test?


Call to find out if the Library Adult Literacy Program is right for you!
Services Offered
- Citizenship Test Preparation - Computer Readiness Classes (Basic & Intermediate)
- General Education Diploma (GED) - Driver's License Test Preparation
- Math Tutoring - Spelling Tutoring
- Reading Tutoring - Writing Tutoring
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.

Literacy Meeting Room
The conference room can be reserved for small study groups catering to Adult Literacy needs.  Call our office to reserve the room.

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 the California Library Literacy Services