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Teaching Support

Teaching Support collection

The Robertson Library and the Southland Campus Library have great collections to support your studies in education and teaching. The Teaching Support collection in the Robertson Library is located on the 1st floor (turn left at the top of the stairs).

Resources include:

  • Big books (fiction and non fiction)
  • First books (fiction and non fiction)
  • Picture books (fiction and non fiction)
  • Ministry of Education resources
  • Readers  (multiple copies)
  • Non-fiction (these range from first books to secondary school resources) 
  • Children's and Young Adult fiction / literature
  • Maori collection - language readers, games and kits, legends, history, culture.
  • Curriculum support resources - for developing lessons and taking into the classroom
  • School Journal series - the complete series is in tge Robertson Library, Education Journals collection (ground floor).

Gecko Press Children's Books

Gecko Press is an independent publisher that translates and publishes children's books by some of the world's best writers and illustrators. They choose books that are excellent in story, illustration and design, with a strong 'heart factor'. more info

Below are just some of the Gecko Press publications in the Robertson and Southland campus Libraries.

To find more children's books in the Library from Gecko Press, simply search for Gecko Press in Library Search Ketu and then limit your results by 'Available in the Library' (this link is to the left of your list of results).

The University's Education Libraries

The Robertson Library

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Southland Campus Library

100 Nelson Street, Invercargill
Ph: (03) 211 6816
Email: southland.library@otago.ac.nz
Opening hours

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Subject Librarian for Education (Postgraduate)

Paula Whitelock
Location: Robertson Library
Email: paula.whitelock@otago.ac.nz
Hours: Mon-Fri 8:30 - 5pm

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Subject Librarian for Education (Undergraduate)

Lisa Chisholm
Location: Robertson Library
Email: lisa.chisholm@otago.ac.nz
Hours: Mon-Fri 9am - 5pm