Journal Articles

  • Professional Development Collection — “Designed for professional educators, this database provides a highly specialized collection of more than 550 high quality education journals, including more than 350 peer-reviewed titles. This database also contains more than 200 educational reports.” This licensed database is only available to users of NOBLE member libraries. For home access, you will need to enter your library card barcode.

General Resources

Higher Education

Associations, Organizations and Agencies


English as a Second Language

For Students

  • — You will find grammar help, vocabulary, quizzes, games and forums at this website.
  • English for Everybody — This is a collection of English language lessons and practice tests.. If you have questions, you can post them to “Ask the Prof” and see the answers the next day.
  • BBC World Service: Learning English — High interest, current learning material. Listen to the story, read the text, take interactive quizzes and more.
  • Randall’s ESL Cyber Listening Lab — A collection of audio files for the ESL student, with pre-listening exercises and interactive quizzes.

For Teachers

  • Dave’s ESL Cafe — Dave Sperling’s popular ESL starting point features job listings, lesson plans, links, and more
  • — A popular portal aimed at teachers, with job listings, articles, teaching material, book reviews.
  • TESL-EJ — An academic, refereed, freely distributed, electronic journal, featuring articles and reviews of books and other media.
  • Internet TESL Journal — Another web-based electronic journal with articles and a collection of teaching materials, including discussion questions, classroom game and activity ideas, and more.
  • OWL Handouts — Teachers and students looking for straightforward explanations and examples on many different points of grammar, punctuation, and other aspects of written English will find some really useful material among the handouts from OWL, Purdue University’s Online Writing Lab
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