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English Language Learners

Book Search Tips

All books, whether in print or ebook format, can be found by searching the Online Catalogue.  If a book is an ebook, you will see [electronic resource] after the title. 

To find books in the Library (print or ebook) on teaching English as a second language, try some of the subject headings listed below.  To do this, use the Online Catalogue select Advanced Search and enter a heading from the list below.  Select  "Subject Keyword" as your search type.

To narrow your search to find ebooks you can select "Ebook" as the location type.

  • English Language - Study and teaching - Foreign speakers
  • English language - study and teaching as a second language
  • English Language - Textbooks for foreign speakers
  • English language - Examinations - Study guides
  • English Language - Grammar - Problems
  • English Language - Written English - Problems, exercises, etc.
  • English Language - Grammar Handbooks, manuals, etc.
  • Vocabulary
  • Readers for New Literates
  • High-Interest Low Vocabulary

Selection of ELL Books