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Graded Readers

Graded Readers 

Temporarily on the Lower Level during first floor renovation, summer 2019 

  • A special collection of books written in English for English language learners. 
  • They are organized by level
    • "Easy Starts" is the easiest level
    • Level 4 is the hardest level
  • Some have CDs so you can listen to the story
  • Can be checked out for 7 days

To browse titles

  • Go to Library Search
  • Click on Books and Media
  • Type "CELCIS" on first row
  • Select "Subject" 
  • Type "Readers" in second row
  • Hit "Search"
To identify the titles:   1. Go to Library Search  2. Search on Books and Media  3. type "Celcis": n first row  4. Select "Subject"   5. Type "Readers" in second row

Find Non Graded Reader Books

Use WMU's Library Search to search for print and online books.

  • Use Advanced Search
  • Limit to Books and Media
  • One concept per line  
  • Use quotation marks for phrases: "Animal Farm."
  • Set dropdown to Subject to find information about an author or a work of fiction,
  • About an Author? Last name first 

iamge of advanced search with subject circled books/media circled search terms animal farm in quotes and religion on another search line

Finding Articles

Multipurpose databases 

  • Easy to use
  • Simple English
  • Great sources of reliable information