In this section you will find a range of English learning programmes and resources. 

English Learners Corner


English Corner is a group activity where several English students get together and practice their English. Practice your listening, speaking, reading, and writing skills while making new friends. 

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English Confidence Club


Want to speak English with confidence? Join our social learning group designed to help you improve your communication skills in English. Grab coffee from a nearby cafe, make new friends and build your confidence.

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Toastmasters Club

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Practice your speaking and communication skills in a fun, welcoming and friendly environment. Suitable for both fluent and new English speakers - all levels of ability are welcome.

Affiliated with Toastmasters International - the world's largest and fastest growing voluntary personal development organisation. 


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ESOL Collection


All our libraries hold ESOL (English for speakers of other languages) learners books, to help you practise your English or study for English literacy, vocabulary and grammar. IELTS (International English Language Testing System) study books and CDs are also available in our collection.

See our collection

Road to IELTS

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Road to IELTS provides advice, tutorials and practice exercises for all aspects of the International English Language Testing System exam. It can also be used by those who just want to develop their English language skills. Access the platform using your library card number and PIN. Creating an account is optional, but ideal if you want to save your progress.

Open Road to IELTS.