Getting started – issues in English

The Issues in English online resource can help you improve your English listening, speaking, reading and writing skills as you explore 8 interesting issues. 

Library members can access Issues in English through computers at library locations. 

Using Issues in English

  • Enter Issues in English using your computer or computer at a library
  • Enter your library membership number and password
  • Not a member? Join!
  • Click on an issue and a level to start
  • Click ? for help

About Issues in English

  • Practice your listening, speaking, reading and writing skills using over 700 hours of activities
  • Improve your skills over 4 levels
  • Explore 8 topical issues
  • Try activities in the supported Learn Mode then test yourself in Test Mode

Need help?

  • Click ? for help
  • Email for support if you have difficulty accessing Issues in English