Language Resource Centre

English Language Materials

English Language Materials

We have a range of materials for English language learners. Access the University's online learning programme, or download punctuation guides.

English Language Materials Online (ELMO)

ELMO is Newcastle University's support tool for non-native speakers. Students and staff can access it.

This innovative, multimedia, self-study website is the only one of its kind in the UK.

The aim of the materials is to help you improve your English for Academic Purposes.

Native English speakers may also find it useful for developing academic writing skills.

How to access ELMO

If you are on campus:

  1. Log into the campus network.
  2. Visit the ELMO website.
  3. You'll automatically be logged into ELMO.

If you are off campus:

  1. Visit the ELMO website.
  2. Enter your ISS username and password.

Punctuation guides

Our guides cover a variety of English language learning topics. You can download them as PDFs. 

Download the introduction (PDF: 12KB).

And find out more about using: