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English Language Learning Collection

Key to items in the collection

All items in the collection can be borrowed by students. 

  • The loan period is for 30 days.  You can issue them at a self-check machine, or take them to the Ask Me desk.
  • All items are shelved together according to the categories below.  

All the items in the English Language Learning Collection can be found in the LibrarySearch.  Note that there are a lot of these resources available in the library (location 428.6 which is on Level 2 as well) which you can borrow.

The following types of items can be found in the English Language Collection

Studying English

  • ACADEMIC (Hanging kits AC) Resources to help further your education (level 5 and 6) such as academic writing, study skills.  Many kits include student books, teacher books and Answer keys.
  • STUDY SKILLS
  • LEARNER AUTONOMY

Audiovisual material

Writing English

  • COURSE BOOKS (Hanging kits CB)
  • GRAMMAR (Hanging kits GR)
  • READING (Hanging Kits READ)
  • WRITING (Hanging Kits W)
  • VOCABULARY (Hanging Kits V)

Speaking English

Subject related materials

  • BUSINESS (Hanging bag code B)
  • MEDICAL (Hanging kits code M) Understanding the language used in nursing
  • EMPLOYMENT (Hanging kits E) Get help with learning how emplayment works in New Zealand

Reference books

  • DICT Dictionaries of varying levels, to help with understanding the meaning of words
  • IDIOM Used to understand the meaning of commonly-used words and phrases (different from the literal meaning of the words.)