English Language Resources
Bay Area English as a Second Language (ESL) Schools
A comprehensive list of ESL schools in the North Bay, East Bay
and in San Francisco.
Office of English Language Programs of the U.S. Department of State
ESL Resources for Teachers and Students
English-in-Action at YWCA
International visitors can practice English and learn about American culture. Volunteer tutors welcome!
AccentClear Mobile App
To work on your American-English accent, try this free app co-developed by at UC Berkeley student.
A College Student's Guide to Citation Styles
A web page listing proper citation styles and resources for writing research papers in specific areas of study.
Grammar Guides and Writing Resources
from the New York Public Library
Online Writing Lab
An award-winning program provided by Purdue University
Online English Language Program
from the University of Oregon
Student Learning Center Language Exchange Program
for UC Berkeley undergraduates
Citation Styles, Citation Guides, and Avoiding Plagiarism
resources from the UC Berkeley Library
developed for researchers in the UC system
Amherst College: Online Resources for Writers,
an excellent compilation of writing tips from various U.S. universities
University of Wisconsin
"The Writer's Handbook" has been created by the UW Madison Writing Center
Dartmouth College Writing Program
provides useful tips on univeristy-level writing
is an international non-profit organization that helps people be more competent
and comfortable when speaking in front of an audience.
Review: 10 Site That Check For Plagiarism
provides a list of free/paid options to help you check your papers for plagiarism or citation issues.