English Language

For the English Language and General Education students. Assist with with Reading, Writing, Listening and Speaking, Vocabulary, Grammar, and Pronunciation, Numeracy and General Education.



Useful websites

Quick search



Enter an author, title or keyword above and click on Search to find what you are looking for in the library collection.

To access our extensive ebook collection, click on the link below. Off-campus you will be asked to login with your Student ID and Password. 

Ebook Central

Please use this link to access the database:   

EBSCOHost Journal & Newspaper articles

Off-campus, you will need your Student ID and Password.

Keywords and shelf locations

Guide to Readers

The Library has a selection of readers for different reading levels.


Click on a level to search for it in the catalouge. The levels are colour coded. To find them in the library look for the coloured boxes To find dictionaries look in the reader section for english and for bi-lingual at the end of the english language collection.

 Pre-Beginner books  GREEN
 Beginner books  YELLOW
 Intermediate books  BLUE
 Advanced books  RED
 English Language Dictionaries 423
 Reading and Writing in English 428.2, 428.002
 IELTS 428.24, 428.0076
 TOEFL 428.0076

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Video - Living English

Digital resources available on the computers at Broadmeadows

That's Life -   available in the library and in building B

That's Work - available in the library and in building B

Issues in English - available in the E-Cave and on pod H in the library

Books in the library

Search our catalogue to see what's on the shelves. Use specific keywords to refine your search, such as: reading, writing, numeracy, skills, dictionary.

Selected titles:

On the web

AMES Online - Practice your English skills

Click AMES Learning Language Online

  • World Wide English
  • Pronunciation at work
  • Writing for work
  • Customer Service
  • Jobseekers Online
  • Negotiating and problem solving
  • Grammar you need
  • English for Health Professionals: Nurses

For off-campus access, please enter your Student ID and password.