English Language Learning Resources

Broomfield Library offers a number of services to support English language learners.

English Conversation Groups

Broomfield Library has two English conversation groups - one in-person and one virtual - that meet on a regular basis:

1st and 3rd Tuesdays
9:30 - 10:30 a.m.

9:30 - 10:30 a.m.

English Language Tutoring

Broomfield Library offers free English language tutoring.

Prospective Students

Are you interested in meeting with an English language tutor?

Please click here for an application in English, here for an application in Spanish, and here for an application in Simplified Chinese.

Prospective Tutors

Are you interested in being an English language tutor? Please click here for more information.

Digital Resources for English Language Learning

Broomfield Library's collection of digital resources includes interactive language learning apps as well as full courses in basic English. All resources are free with your library card.

  • Duolingo is a free online interactive language learning tool with lessons in American English for Spanish, French, German, Portuguese, Italian, Dutch, Russian, Polish, Turkish, Hungarian, and Romanian speakers.
  • Gale Courses offers grammar and writing courses for English learners.
  • Kanopy offers a Basic English Series.
  • Pronunciator is an interactive online resource that provides step by step lesson plans for 138 different languages, including English.
  • Udemy offers English Language Learning and English Language Test Prep courses.

Outside Resources

Broomfield and the surrounding area are home to many organizations supporting English Language Learning.

Intercambio is a Boulder-based organization that brings English learners and community volunteers together in language classes and gatherings to build skills, confidence, and life-changing connections. Broomfield Library's volunteer ELL tutors use Intercambio's Confidence and Connections curriculum with their students. The library has the full set of teacher and student workbooks available for in-house use.

The library's English Language Learning Resource Guide, also available in Spanish on the Community Resources page, lists other programs of interest.