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U.S. Citizenship & Immigration Services



Los Angeles Public Library Citizenship Corners

Interested in becoming a U.S. Citizen? Every branch of the Los Angeles Public Library System has a Citizenship Corner filled with materials and handouts to help you get started. Materials include:  

  • Have you considered U.S. citizenship flyer (English, Chinese, Vietnamese)
  • Citizenship Resource Center flyer (English, Spanish, Chinese, Vietnamese)
  • The Naturalization Test Brochure   
  • Application for Naturalization
  • Civics Flash Cards for the Naturalization Test (English,Spanish)  
  • Vocabulary Flash Cards
  • Learn About the United States: Quick Civics Lessons
  • The Naturalization Interview and Test Video
  • The Citizen's Almanac
  • UPIL Brochure (English, Spanish)

    Ask your librarian where to find these materials at your library.

Click here for a list of local providers who are here to help you on your path to Citizenship


Los Angeles Public Library Citizenship Test Preparation Resources

The revised citizenship test went into effect on October 1, 2008.  Works published before this date may not have the current test information.

English Language

Print Test Books

DVD Study Guide

Reference Books

  • 325.11 I33-2 (annual publication):  Immigration procedures handbook. 
    Edition at Social Science Reference Desk 3 volume set plus supplement.  Often asked for by name.  Used by lawyers as well as the general population.
  • 325.11 S571:  U.S. immigration made easy. (Nolo Press)
    Immigration agency overview and coverage of many special topics such as amnesty and special agricultural workers; intracompany, treaty traders, students, exchange visitors, temporary workers; Canadians and Mexicans special rules.

LAPL Databases & Other electronic resources


Spanish Language


DVD Study Guides

CD Study Guides


Chinese Language



Japanese Language



Korean Language



Persian Language