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ESOL - English for Speakers of Other Languages - Welcome

Find subject related resources, websites and information compiled by your friendly librarians

About this Guide

This guide will help you locate resources about ESOL

Use the page tabs above to find relevant online and library resources.

  • On the Shelves - will help you find resources in the Library
  • eResources - access to online journals and lots more
  • Websites - a collection of relevant websites
  • In the Media - newspapers, news sites, TV shows and RSS feeds
  • Research Help - covers research skills, referencing, plagiarism and more

Guide editor: Robert Ivancic - Wollongong Library. Phone: 4229 0464
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How to Improve your Reading and Writing

 

Read&Write Gold can help - available on all TAFE Illawarra computers and you can use it at home.

Read&Write Gold is a software package that lets you scan words or pages and hear the text read back to you in a natural voice.  It's great for anyone who just wants some help getting started and useful for people with dyslexia, low literacy or limited English language skills.

 

Students and staff are able to install Read&Write Gold on their home computer.  Software and instructions are available from your local Campus Library.

Watch a video about Read & Write

How to Access ClickView eVideos

Clickview eVideos : 2000+ educational videos on a wide range of course related topics. Use your TAFE username and password.

 

Students

After logging in, you can browse the subject collections, or search by title or keyword. You can view any program and create your own playlists for future viewing.  If a teacher sends you a playlist, simply log in to watch the eVideo. You will also find a link to ClickView eVideos in your TAFE Student Portal > My Learning box >  More  > ClickView eVideo Collection. Please Sign out of ClickView when finished - use link under your name at top right of screen.