Language Resource Collection

The Language Resource Library, previously based in the Hetherington Building, has moved to the Level 8 Annexe of the University Library.

student in the libraryThe Language Resource collection supports language learning and teaching within the University. Its facilities are available free to all staff and matriculated students. We specialise in languages taught by the School of Modern Languages and Cultures, Celtic and English as a Foreign Language:


There is also material in over 30 other languages, ranging from Albanian to Xhosa.

Contact the UofG Helpdesk or


Library items currently on loan can be renewed online, as long as not requested by another library user.


Please put any Language Resource Library items due for return into the book return bins outside the Fraser Building.


Due to Covid-19 restrictions, please use the UofG Helpdesk or email if you have any enquiries regarding external membership of the Language Resource Library.


The collection includes a wide range of material to support language learning, including:

  • Courses – from beginner to advanced
  • Dictionaries
  • Grammar Books
  • Films and Documentaries
  • IELTS Preparation Material
  • Graded Readers & Talking Books

All resources can be located by searching the University Library.