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Community Interpreting : Books


Here you can find some useful books if you are studying a course in Community Interpreting.

The Books sections shows some books that will be useful for your course. Click on them to see them in the catalogue to find out more details about them or see if they are available to borrow.

These aren't all the books in the Library,  if you are interested in something else you can use the catalogue  to search  for what your are interested in. The books are arranged in the Library using Dewey Decimal Classification. This is a number sequence from 000-999, with each subject having it own number.  See below to see the important numbers for Community Interpreting.

The Library is currently offering a Request and Collect service. You can use the catalogue to put a request in for a book, we will email you when it is available for you to collect. 

To find out more about the service click here.

If you are shielding or studying from home and still want items posted to you please email

Use the Library Catalogue to

 Click here for full catalogue


Useful Books

The community interpreter
Dialogue interpreting
Crossing borders in community interpreting
Community interpreting
Community translation
Interpreting in the community and workplace
Community language interpreting
The interpreting studies reader

Useful e-books

Interpreting in the Community and Workplace
Introducing Interpreting Studies

Finding books in the Library

The Library is in The David Hockney Building
On the Second Floor
To find books
Browse the shelves
Or search the catalogue
For help ask at the desk.


These are the main shelf marks numbers for books on Community Interpreting.

If you are unsure where to find a specific title you can always ask at the Library Information Desk  or search the Library Catalogue. 

Shelf Mark


325.41 Immigration
342.083 Welfare - law
372.4 Education
418.02 Community interpreting
423 English language dictionaries
428.1 Spelling
428.2 Punctuation
428.24 Grammar
428.24, 428.24076 English vocabulary
430 Foreign Languages
613.042, 613.7 Health
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