Applied Language Studies and Linguistics

Full list of library databases for Applied Language Studies and Linguistics.

Access to library resources

As distance students, you can use the Catalogue to find records of items the library holds.

  • Online
    Use your NetAccount login to access electronic resources, eg, books and journals, held by the Library.
  • In print
    Physical items can only be requested by students based in New Zealand, using:
    • ​Intercampus
      Use to access books, and copies of book chapters or articles from print and microfilm journals, held in the University of Auckland Library system. Delivery is arranged through the Flexible Service.  
    • Interlibrary loan 
      Use to access books or journal articles not held in the University of Auckland Library system.

Subject headings

Search for items in the Catalogue under a subject heading. The following are useful:

Building on your research

More resources for your assignments can be found by:

  • Finding journal articles
    Watch this video to find out how to find a specific article you are after.
  • Searching databases 
    Use to find articles on a specific topic. 
  • Finding theses and dissertations 
    Search for items held at the University of Auckland or in other universities. 

See Referencing tab for help with managing your references.

Lists of Corpora and related tools

Corpora available at the Library

To find other corpora CDs held in the library, search the Catalogue:

  • Enter corpus into the search box. Click Search.
  • From the results screen, select More Options under Refine My Results >> Format.
  • Select Other.

Online corpora

English

New Zealand English

Chinese

Online concordancers

  • KfNgram
    Makes ngram indices of any supplied text.
  • AntConc
    Asian as well as European languages.

General

Second language acquisition

Linguistics

Reference management

  • Use RefWorks to help organise your references and insert them easily into your assignment.
  • APA is a common referencing style in the Faculty of Arts. Check your course outline or consult with your lecturer to find out the style to use.

Support

  • Referencing
    Access a range of tools and support material to assist your referencing work.

Examples

  • Quick©ite
    Use this interactive tool to view examples of references.
    Covers a range of styles used at the University of Auckland.


Last updated : 29 October 2014