Literacy Links

(Vocabulary, pronunciation and grammar)

(Look up specific words for definition, synonyms and usage)

(good conversation questions)

(Look at “For the Student”)

(Click on “Stuff for Students” on the left hand side)

(Grammar, speaking and reading English)

(Beginning, intermediate and advanced level resources)

(Try the Bilingual Quizzes!)

(Click on “Activities for ESL Students” and “Jokes”)

(ESL Worksheets)

(You can listen with Real Media)

(Puzzles, games and quizzes to test your skills)

(American Slang)

(Practice vocabulary, grammar and skills)


(An online encyclopedia.  Not all information is verified.)

(Wikipedia in simple language)

(News and current events in simple language.)

(Intermediate through advanced short movies followed by quizzes.)

(High intermediate through advanced)

(News, interactive media, video tapes)

(Intermediate through advanced – stories related to specific ethnic groups)

(very brief biographies of famous people and historical figures)

(career exploration, job seeking)


(Child Health Plus – low cost health insurance from New York State)

(Health portal providing web site referrals)

(Parenting information and news)

(Health information from the US National Library of Medicine)

(NYC’s Health and Hospital Corporation – Hospitals, physicians, and insurance information)


(New York City’s Official website)

(New York Public Interest Research Group)

(Immigrant lives in NYC)

(About the environment)

(Environmental issues)

(Create your own comics by Bill Zimmerman.)


Immigrant Employment Rights – Who Can Help?
(Governmental and Legal Resources)


US Citizenship Test Study Guide

Free Legal Immigration Advice
Main Street Legal Services offers free legal immigration advice.
Call 718.340.4162 or 718.340.4162 to make an appointment.

Campus Cultural Centers

Kupferberg Holocaust Center (KHC)Opens in a new window
Kupferberg Holocaust Center Opens in a new window

Using the lessons of the Holocaust to educate current and future generations about the ramifications of unbridled prejudice, racism and stereotyping.

Queensborough Performing Arts CenterOpens in a new window
QPAC: Performing Arts CenterOpens in a new window

QPAC is an invaluable entertainment company in this region with a growing national reputation. The arts at QPAC continues to play a vital role in transforming lives and building stronger communities.

Queensborough Art GalleryOpens in a new window
QCC Art GalleryOpens in a new window

The QCC Art Gallery of the City University of New York is a vital educational and cultural resource for Queensborough Community College, the Borough of Queens and the surrounding communities.