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Adult Literacy



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The Onondaga County Public Library's Adult Literacy Program offers a variety of materials and services in support of our mission to assist our adult learners in becoming "information literate," and to help them on a path to lifelong learning. Information literacy includes:

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It was designed especially for ESOL students.



Library tours for basic education and ESOL classes are offered at the Central Library. Tours can focus on how to get a library card, how to use the catalog, using the Literacy Resource Center, job searching and career advancement, world language collection and the literacy computer lab.

To schedule a tour or get more information, please call: 315-435-1835


Central Library
447 S. Salina Street
Syracuse, NY 13202


Monday: 11:00 AM - 4:50 PM

Tuesday: 11:00 AM - 7:20 PM

Wednesday: 11:00 AM - 7:20 PM

Thursday: 11:00 AM - 4:50 PM

Friday: 11:00 AM - 4:50 PM

Saturday: 11:00 AM - 4:50 PM

Sunday: closed


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Last updated: May 22, 2015