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Language, Literacy, ESOL

For help, contact the Reference Librarian at (781) 395-7950 or by e-mail.

Medford Family Network       ESOL Agencies       Other Language Resources

Medford Family Network ESOL Classes 

ESOL resource flyer

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MFN Telephone: 781-393-2106  Fax: 781-393-2123  Email:


ESOL Agencies

English at Large logo

English at Large  English At Large provides free English (ESOL/ESL) and basic literacy instruction to adults throughout 20 Boston-area communities. Every year, our trained volunteers help hundreds of adults improve their English literacy and change their lives. Every day, those adults have more and more to say.

800 West Cummings Park, Suite 5550
Woburn, MA 01801
tel : 781-395-2374 
email :

Massachusetts Adult Literacy Hotline 
The Massachusetts Adult Literacy Hotline provides referrals to over 300 adult education programs that offer one-on-one tutoring, small-group or classroom instruction to adult learners. We provide information about basic reading, math, adult basic education, English language training, family literacy, GED preparation or testing sites. You can call the hotline at (800) 447-8844 to find a program near you.

Literacy Volunteers of Massachusetts
Literacy Volunteers of Massachusetts trains volunteers who provide free, confidential and individualized tutoring to adults in basic literacy and English to Speakers of Other Languages (ESOL).

Refugee and Immigration Resources
List of Immigrant and refugee organizations in Massachusetts


Language Learning Resources

Mango Languages

This free database offers 62 language learning programs for adults and children.  Mango includes English instruction for speakers of Arabic, Armenian, Bengali, Chinese, French, German, Greek, Italian, Japanese, Korean, Polish, Portuguese, Russian, Spanish, Turkish and Vietnamese.




Britannica Spanish Reference Center

This site offers resources in Spanish for all ages in two unique interfaces, each with its own comprehensive encyclopedia: Enciclopedia Moderna for high school ages and up and Britannica Escolar Online for ages 6-12.