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   English as a Second Language (ESL) Program

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After registering and taking a placement assessment, the ESL program coordinator will place a new learner with a private tutor or in a conversation class.  Through these sessions the student will expand their English speaking, writing, and readings skill sets.  The students will be periodically re-assessed throughout the program to keep track of their process.


Prospective Students

If you or someone you know if interested in this program please make sure the following criteria is met:

• Camden County Resident
• 18 years old or older
• Can commit to at least one year in program
• Available for weekly tutoring sessions



How to Register

If you meet the criteria and are interested in becoming a student please fill out the registration form.

ESL Registration Form


The form is available at the Literacy Department’s office on the 3rd floor of the Vogelson Branch of the Camden County Library or you can download the form below and return to the Literacy Office.

For additional information email or call (856) 772-1636 ext. 7330.


Citizenship Resources

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Many ESL students are also looking to obtain their United States citizenship.  The Internet is a treasure trove of information for everything on United States civics to audio interview practice.

Below are some helpful links for those studying for their exam:

• The official U.S. Citizens and Immigrations Services website
⇒ gives exam requirements and resources
• Practice tests flashcards, and games from Citizenship study guide online
• The Smithsonian Institution’s website Preparing for the Oath offers interactive learning


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*for additional library resources see the Immigrant Resources page and catalog.