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ESOL: Books

English as a second language

Borrowing Books

You can borrow 20 books.  You can borrow them for 2 weeks.

After this time, they will renew for 1 more week unless someone else requests a copy.  They will keep renewing for up to 20 times.

You must check your email which will tell you if you need to bring your books back. 

Finding books in the Library

These are the book numbers for ESOL.  If you can't find what you want please ask a member of staff.

Most books are shelved in the main library, but your readers are shelved on the wall near the Art books.

You can borrow books from any subject, such as Art, Cooking, IT and Maths.  We also have a film collection.

  Image of library shelves


Subject Shelf Mark
English dictionary 423
ESOL course and work books 428.24
Dictionaries in different languages 443 - 499
ESOL graded readers 428.64
IELTS 428.24076

Library Catalogue

Use the Library Catalogue to look for books on your subject.  Just enter the words which describe your topic, eg. Citizenship, and write down the shelf-mark of the book.  You can then find it on the shelf. 

Self-study books

Graded Readers

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Visit : Bradford College, Great Horton Road, Bradford, West Yorkshire. BD7 1AY.