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Overview of Resources about English Language Learners


Books for ONLINE USE

These books are available in electronic format...

ON-CAMPUS ACCESS: Click on the title beside the book cover (below).

OFF-CAMPUS ACCESS: Type the book title -- or copy and paste the book title -- into the "eBook Collection" search box (below).  When the EZ-Proxy Screen appears, enter your student ID number.  Be sure to omit any leading zeroes.  Example: If your ID number is 0012340, enter 12340.

eBook Collection

Books for ONLINE USE

Open Gale's eBook Reference Collection to access these reference encyclopedias online.  Titles include:

  • 21st Century Education
  • Education: Meeting America's Needs?
  • Encyclopedia of African American Education
  • Encyclopedia of Bilingual Education
  • Encyclopedia of Cross-Cultural School Psychology
  • Encyclopedia of Education and Human Development
  • Encyclopedia of Education Law
  • Encyclopedia of Educational Leadership and Administration
  • Encyclopedia of Educational Psychology
  • Encyclopedia of the Social and Cultural Foundations of Education
  • Psychology of Classroom Learning

To search the collection: Click on "Education" in the Subject area on the left side of the screen.  Use the "Search within Education" box to find articles on your topic.  (Try "English Language Learners"!)


These titles are shelved in the library's lower level and contain chapters about English Language Learners...

Important Call Numbers

If you'd prefer to browse the library's shelves, try these areas:

370.117  Bilingualism and Multicultural Education

428.007 - 428.64  Literacy, ELL, and ESL Instruction


Find Articles Here!


Links to Research, Lesson Plans, and Sites for ELL Students