Adult Literacy


Subject Guide

This subject guide offers assistance in the area of Adult Literacy. It lists books, research databases, websites, and local organizations. It also includes subject headings that are helpful for searching our catalog for more information.

Adult Literacy Books

Links to Research Databases

Links to Recommended Websites

Browsing Our Collection

Search MCPL's online catalog to find books for adults who are trying to build their literacy skills. The subject terms below can be helpful in these searches:

Readers for New Literates
Literacy Programs
High Interest-Low Vocabulary Books
Readers (Adult Education)

Local Organizations

Literacy Kansas City
211 W. Armour Blvd.
Kansas City, MO 64111

Adult Basic Education of K.C.
2121 Charlotte St.
Kansas City, MO 64108

Della Lamb Community Services
500 Woodland Ave.
Kansas City, MO 64106

Blue Springs Adult Education
5000 NW Valley View Road
Blue Springs, MO 64015

North Kansas City School District
3100 NE 83rd Street Ste. #2450
Kansas City, MO 64119

Project Finish
Various Locations in Johnson County, KS
(small fee involved)

Kansas City, Kansas Community Adult Education
7250 State Ave.
Kansas City, KS 66112

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