Library Subject Guides

Education: Literacy & Languages



Search across a range of Library resources, including

Key Databases

English Resources

Ko te reo te tuakiri
Ko te reo tōku ahurei
Ko te reo te ora

Language is my identity
Language is my uniqueness
Language is life.





Classroom Resources


Online dictionaries and encyclopedias

Literacy Resources

Classroom Resources



The Internet TESL Journal A monthly web journal of articles, lessons, techniques, activities and more.

Interesting Things for ESL Students Puzzles, quizzes and wordgames for ESL students.

Resources on Teaching ESOL from the Central Library

Adult Literacy

Literacy, Language and Numeracy from the TEC. Includes the government's 2008-2012 Action Plan, the Adult Literacy and Life Skills survey, information on providers and funding, the Adult Literacy and Numeracy Assessment Tool being developed by the TEC, and more.

New Zealand Literacy Portal. Focusses on Adult Literacy.

Websites with useful information about dyslexia or assisting dyslexics


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