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English Language Proficiency: eResources

An overview of library resources for English Language Learners


This database helps learners of English improve their English in specific areas such as listening, speaking, reading and writing. Besides English Language learning, this resource also gives learners tips on career preparation and study skill success.



Online videos


Academic Insights – 9 top tips for academic writing (BBC Learning English)

This video is targeted at students doing academic writing, with 9 top tips given by an instructor who is currently teaching at a University.  This episode is part of the Academic Insights series from the BBC Learning English site.

Academic Writing: The Basics (Simon Fraser University)

“Academic writing: the basics” is produced by the Simon Fraser University and it gives students some study tips and a quick overview on how to write assignments at the University level.