TESOL and Applied Linguistics



Welcome to the My Subject page for TESOL and Applied Linguistics.

You should also look at the general Education subject page.


Key Resources


  • MLA International Bibliography
    The key database for TESOL and linguistics. Over 1.8 million citations from more than 4,400 journals and 1000 book publishers. Covers languages, linguistics and literature.

Other useful databases

Browse all databases

Books and eBooks


  • Linguistics books are at 410-419 on Floor 1 [Blue zone] of the David Wilson Library.
  • There are many texts supporting language learning in the Resource collection on Floor 1 [Yellow zone].
  • All Resources and Books and eBooks can be found using Library Search.


Tutorials for Distance Learners


  • Finding Books
    An audio-visual tutorial which teaches you how to search for and obtain information in book format. (approx. 7 mins)
  • Finding Journal Articles
    An audio-visual tutorial which tells you how to get hold of an article when you already have a citation. (approx. 5 mins)
  • Using Databases
    An audio-visual tutorial which shows you how to use a database to find your own information, such as journal articles, on a subject. (approx. 7 mins)


Share this page: