Immigration Resources

Image of hands with a world mapAACPL's mission is to educate, to enrich and to inspire all members of our diverse community. Below are several resources of special interest to the immigrants who call our county home.

 

Anne Arundel County Public School Resources

Community Resource Guide for Immigrants - contact information for various organizations offering services to immigrants including medical and educational resources

International Student and Family Welcome Center - first point of contact for international students entering Anne Arundel County Public Schools

 

Legal/Government Resources

Center for Help/ Centro de Ayuda - provides social, educational, and economic assistance to the county's Hispanic-Latino population

US Citizenship and Immigration Services

How to apply for a family-based green card

How to apply for US citizenship

 

Library Resources

ALO! Latino Outreach program- provides information about bilingual events, English education programs, "Using the Library" videos in Spanish, and much more

Job Help - locate resources for adult learning, resume help, company information, and more.

Language Resources - including Rosetta Stone, translation tools, English classes, etc. 

Newspapers in Spanish/Periódicos en Español - Search the most recent Spanish language local, national, and regional news content from Spain, Mexico, Argentina, Costa Rica, Peru, Uruguay, Chile, Colombia, Ecuador, Guatemala, Puerto Rico, Venezuela, and the United States. Key newspaper titles include: El Universal (Mexico City); La Nación (Argentina); and El Mercurio (Chile).

Testing and Education Reference Center - This premium resource includes practice test and eBooks for citizenship and TOEFL exams.

World Languages Collection - at each library for children which mainly consists of bilingual picture or board books in Spanish, Urdu, Chinese and Vietnamese