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ENF 1 & 2: Preparing for College English (WO): Background


Encyclopedias contain quick facts and topic overviews.

Use encyclopedias to:

  • Define terms.
  • Find an overview of your topic.
  • Discover related ideas and terms.


Films on Demand Video page

When you find a video, click the play button in the center of the screen.  You can read the summary below the video to get an idea of what it is about (Box 1).  The box on the right organizes the video into segments on specific topics (Box 2).  To cite the video or email it to yourself, click [Cite] or [Share]  (Box 3).