Welcome to the Program Offsite at Queens Library in Steinway

The Program Offsite at Steinway Library is part of the Queens Borough Public Library’s Adult Learner Program, and is located at the Steinway Community Library.  The Program provides resources to adult learners in various capacities. We maintain an extensive collection of print and electronic media resources. A variety of web-based distant learning resources and Multimedia materials to help adult immigrants learn English, and adult new readers navigate their community. The Program Offsite also offers a slew of programs targeted to helping members of the community enhance their upward mobility aspirations as well as provide professional materials for teachers and tutors. In addition, we have volunteers who conduct English conversation groups, and teach learners to read and write. Last year, the program served approximately 360 adults in the community.

The Program Offsite at Queens Library in Steinway serves as multilingual information resource and referral centers, and provides immigrant families with a wide array of instructional, vocational, recreational, family support, and social services. Instructional services include: ABE (Adult Basic Education) and ESOL (English for Speakers of Other Languages); as well as Small Literacy / English Learning Groups, Independent Learning Materials, and an Extensive Book and Multimedia Collections.

Learning Resources

Rocket Languages
Transparent Language Online
Scholastic Encyclopedia
eBooks, eAudio, and eVideo


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For more information on the Program Offsite at Steinway Library (Steinway Library Lower Level, 21-45 31st Street, Astoria, NY 11105), please contact:

Manuel Villapol
Center Manager
Tel. 718-752-3723/3721
E-mail: MVillapol@queenslibrary.org