Library staff are qualified to recognise and respond to the needs of anyone
who needs help finding something suitable to read at a comfortable level,
that will also help build English usage and reading skills.
The Literacy for Life Collection consists of modern and
interesting books and audio material as well as online resources, often
matched so that even non-readers can follow the written text while they
listen to the narrated story. A large range of novels and graphic novels
have been selected that have compelling stories, real life experiences and
socially relevant contexts for young and adult readers alike.
Each collection has a set of reference materials such as dictionaries,
books on grammar, writing, spelling and other aspects of English usage.
By searching the library's online catalogue with an 'all keyword' search
for the word literacy or with a 'title keyword' search for the name of
series you have already identified as appropriate to your needs (eg.
penguin will bring up a list of adult literacy readers in the penguin