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Independent Study Program

Learn how to use self-study resources, (computer programs, DVDs, and CDs), specifically designed to help you improve your English.

To match you to a product that best meets your level, you are required to take a test to determine your level and register for your free library card.  (Remember to bring a photo ID and another proof of address to register for your Library card.)

Appointments are required and may be made through HartfordLEARN with assistance at any Hartford Public Library location, or by calling (860) 695-6337.

After placement and orientation, you may use the resources during all hours the Library is open, including evenings and weekends! 

Programa de Estudio Independiente

Aprenda a usar programas de computadora, DVDs (Inglés sin Barreras), y CDs, todos específicamente diseñados para ayudarles a desarrollar sus destrezas de Inglés.

Para usar un producto en el nivel adecuado, se requiere que tome un examen para determinar su nivel y registrarse para una tarjeta de la biblioteca gratuita. (Recuerde traer consigo una identificación con foto y prueba de dirección para registrarse para la tarjeta.)

Se requiere hacer una cita y se puede hacer a través de HartfordLEARN con ayuda en cualquier Biblioteca Pública de Hartford, o llamando al (860) 695-6337.

Después de su examen y orientación, puede utilizar los recursos  durante las horas en cual la biblioteca esté abierta, incluyendo noches y fines de semana

Independent Study Resources

The following computer programs and DVDs can only be used at the Library.

GED - GED Interactive, Pre-GED Interactive
English - Ingles sin Barreras (DVD); ABC Pronunciary, Alphabet International, Lexia (Strategies for Older Students), Looking for Words,  New Reader’s Bookstore, Show me Spelling, Survival Signs, Word Town, Grocery Words.
Math - Dollars & Cents series, Show me Math.
Typing - Mavis Beacon

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