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ADTP – Language
SCOPE:  This subjects guide covers several types of resources such as books, encyclopedias, dictionary, study guides, e-books, recommended databases and more.

Liaison Librarian
Syazana Zainuddin
ADTP - Language > Taylor's Catalogue
 

Reference

Dictionaries & Encyclopedia
Unfamiliar Phrases and Concepts in your Reading List and Assignments Questions could make your life difficult. Look it up in a dictionary or encyclopedia first. These resources can help you out:
 
Dictionaries:
English language - Dictionaries
Grammar - Dictionaries
Handbooks
By giving you an overview of your topic, a handbook or a yearbook can tell you what’s new. You can find all kinds of facts, figures and precise information to add to your knowledge.
 
Subject Heading:
English language - Handbooks, manuals, etc
English language - Grammar - Handbooks, manuals, etc
Guides
By giving you an overview of your topic, a guides can tell you what’s new. You can find all kinds of facts, figures and precise information to add to your knowledge.
 
Subject Heading:
English language - Study and teaching

Look for Books

Books either from your Reading Lists, recommended by your Lecturer or through Bibliographic references could also be found at the Library.
 
Subject Heading:
Academic writing
English language
Research paper
English - Grammar

Call Number

Use the search in the Library Catalogue. You can search using words like – tourist. You can also browse the Catalogue, or the shelves using the call numbers:
DDC Call Number ClassificationCall No.
English language - Composition and exercises808.042 and 808
Reading428.4 and 372.4
Writing411 and 302.2244