General Collection


The General Collection contains approximately 25,000 volumes.
Subjects covered include:

  • Assessment
  • Curriculum Planning and Development
  • Early Childhood Education
  • Educational Administration
  • Educational Psychology
  • Educational Research
  • Educational Technology
  • Guidance and Counseling
  • Health and Family Life Education
  • Human Resource Management
  • Language and Linguistics
  • Mathematics
  • Measurement and Evaluation
  • Nursing Research and Administration
  • Philosophy of Education
  • Reading
  • Social Studies
  • Sociology of Education
  • Special Education
  • Teacher Education.


There are over 275 titles in the Journal Collection, about 80 of which are current subscriptions. There are also some online journals. A printed list of holdings is available at the periodicals counter and at the Circulation Desk. The most recent issues of selected titles are displayed.

West Indian Material

The West Indian Collection includes publications with special emphasis on education in Trinidad and Tobago and the wider Caribbean. It is made up of monographs, staff publications, conference reports, statistical documents, theses and government publications. Selected titles are available on short loan.

Students' Past Papers

The Student Papers Collection consists of dissertations, curriculum studies, foundation area papers and M.Ed research papers. These are to be used in the library only.

Newspaper Clippings

Files of Newspaper Clippings are maintained on a range of local topics in educations, the arts in the Caribbean, and the history of the University.

Audio Visual Material

The Audio-Visual Collection includes about 100 VHS tapes and a few DVDs. 

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