Adult Basic Skills

Want to brush up on your reading skills?  Want to learn English?

Wilson County Public Library now has an Adult Skills Collection.  Housed on the second floor of the Main Library, this collection contains materials for adult literacy and basic skills including books with audio CDs and books with low reading levels. Subjects include health, wellness, jobs, everyday activities, math, reading, ESL, computers, and more.  The collection also contains guides and other materials for adult literacy teachers and tutors.

Examples of Materials in the Collection:

Math in Everyday Life

English for Work Activities Workbook

Oxford Picture Dictionary

Job Success

Welcome to the World of Computers

Easy Money

Living with Healthy Relationships

Filling Out Forms

Studying for a Driver's License

Making Choices (Instructional Activities Manual)

A Guide for Tutoring Adult Literacy Students

Teaching Beginning Readers

Laubach Way to Reading