Immigration, Citizenship, and the Naturalization Process
Online Guides from U.S. Citizenship & Immigrations Services (USCIS)
A Guide to Naturalization -- Read it online.
Provides information on the benefits and responsibilities of citizenship, the naturalization process, and eligibility requirements.
Welcome to the United States: A Guide for New Immigrants -- Read it online.
Contains practical information to help immigrants settle into everyday life in the United States, as well as an introduction to the U.S. system of government. This guide is available in 14 languages.
Prepare for the U.S. Citizenship Exam & Interview
Library Materials about Naturalization & Citizenship
In addition to those below, MCPL has more books and DVDs about naturalization. Some items are in Spanish and other languages.
How to Get a Green Card
Call Number: 342.082 BRA 2012
Discover all the ways to get a green card -- Short-term alternatives to a green card -- Will inadmissibility bar you from getting a green card? -- How long you'll have to wait -- Fiance and fiancee visas -- Green cards through marriage -- Your parents as immigrants, etc.
U. S. Immigration Made Easy
Call Number: 342.082 BRA 2011
Find out how the immigration system really works, how to qualify for work visas, student visas, refugee status, green cards, citizenship and more.
U.S. Citizenship Test Review (DVD)
Call Number: DVD 323.62 USC
Review the reading, writing, and civics test questions that may be asked during the official USCIS interview. Applicants will receive step-by-step guidance through the entire naturalization process, from understanding who's eligible to apply to making a great impression during the interview.