IELTS Listening Practice Test: Section 4

This is an IELTS Listening Practice Test for Section 4 of the module.  

Practice Test Four



Questions 31 - 36

Choose the correct letter, AB, or C.

31. During the first week of term, students are invited to

A be shown round the library by the librarian
B listen to descriptions of library resources
C do an intensive course in the computer centre

32. The speaker warns the students that

A internet materials can be unreliable
B downloaded information must be acknowledged
C computer acccess may be limted at times

33. The library is acquiring more CDs as a resource because

A they are a cheap source of information
B they take up very little space
C they are more up to date than the reference books

34. Students are encouraged to use journals online because

A the articles do not need to be returned to the shelves
B reading online is cheaper than photocopying articles
C the stock of printed articles is to be reduced

35. Why might some students continue to use reference books?

A they can be taken away from the library
B they provide information unavailable elsewhere
C they can be borrowed for an extended loan period

36. What is the responsibility of the Training Supervisor?

A to supervise and support libaray staff
B to provide orientation to the library facilities
C to identify needs and inform section managers

Questions 37 - 40

Which section of the university will help postgraduate students with their dissertation in the following ways?

  1. the postgraduate's own department or tutor
  2. library staff
  3. another section of the university

Write the correct letter, A, B, or C, next to questions 37-40.

37. training in specialised computer programs

38. advising on bibiography presentation        

39. checking the draft of the dissertation        

40. providing language support.                     

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Practice Tests

About the Listening Test


Test One

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Test Two

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Part Three Practice

Part Four Practice


Test Three

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Part Two Practice

Part Three Practice

Part Four Practice


Test Four

Part One Practice

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Part Three Practice

Part Four Practice

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