FEATURED PROGRAM: ESL Reading Group
Practice your English by reading with others and sharing your ideas about what you've read. Participants (18 years+) are encouraged to have minimum CLB 4. Reading material will be provided.
English Language Learning Programs
The Library offers a variety of programs for learning and practising English.
Online English Learning Tools
Learn Canadian English from over 140 different home languages using Pronunciator. Pronunciator offers personalized language learning and is free with your valid London Public Library card.
Test Preparation Guides
English To Go Bags
Find new and popular books on English language learning in our English To Go bags. English To Go is available in four reading levels: Level 1 (Beginner), Level 2 (Intermediate), Level 3 (Advanced), and Academic (for those preparing for an academic environment). Each bag has 5 – 7 items.
One-on-One English Conversation Program
This program matches learners wishing to improve their English verbal skills with volunteers. The matched pairs meet remotely once a week for conversation. Participants must be 18 years of age with sufficient English skills to participate in a conversation. Suggested minimum CLB level 4.
NOTE: The Application Process is Now Closed and will Reopen in August/September 2023.
- Each session lasts for eight months from October to June.
- Once you are matched you will be contacted by someone from the English Conversation Program with more information.
- The program is offered in-person and remotely (by telephone, or video call).