Adult Literacy Resource Center

Adult Literacy Resource Center

We're Moving: Last Day at MLK Library will be March 4, 2017

DC Public Library offers adult literacy services through the Adult Literacy Resource Center.  Learn more.

The MLK Library closed for construction, Saturday, March 4, 5:30 p.m.
The Adult Literacy Resource Center will move to a new location, 1990 K St. NW, lower level.
Services at this location will begin on May 8.
For more info, please call 202-727-1616.

NOTE: The Adult Literacy Center no longer offers proctoring services. Contact the College Information Center for more information on proctoring services, at 202-442-8398.


If you think you need to improve your reading, writing and math skills for the GED test, you can call our Literacy Helpline at 202-727-2431 for information about organizations that offer classes. You can also use our directory to find classes as well. Click here for our directory which lists GED and literacy classes.  Call 202-727-1616 for more information about Skills Tutor, Internet-delivered basic reading, math, workforce readiness and "employability" skills for adult learners.