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Buying books

You may choose your own supplier of texts and readings for ALC units from various local, Australian or overseas suppliers through their websites or bookshops, in either hard copy or ebook.

A useful website to search is Book Depository:

Australian Church Resources supplies LCA publications as well as selected titles from Concordia Publishing House and Augsburg Fortress:

Recommended reading lists

Required textbooks

ALC assumes that you will have access to the required learning resources. The ALC guide to studies lists required texts for each unit. Required texts are subject to change. Please contact your lecturer prior to purchase.

Recommended/additional/reference texts

All units of study have learning resources available in the learning management system (ARK). Your lecturer may provide a list of further reading for your interest, research and/or assignment writing. 

ALC Library holdings

Your membership of the ALC Library gives you access to all required texts, most items in the recommended reading lists as well as wider reading material and an expanding collection of ebooks. See the Library catalogue.