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VATE Bookshop

The VATE Bookshop offers a collection of teaching resources for secondary English teachers. To support the teaching of VCE English/EAL, VATE produces Inside Stories for all new List 1 texts, and Inside Texts for the List 2 comparative pairs of texts . To support the teaching of Literature, VATE produces Literature Perspectives on all the new texts. To support the teaching of VCE English Language, Inside Language is available as a PDF or print.

A range of other VATE publications for teachers are also available.

Hours of operation:

Monday - Friday 9am-3pm (excluding public holidays and some event days).

Please note that all orders must be in written format. Email orders to This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it

Returns and refunds

Bookshop sales are on a fixed order, no refund basis.

How to order

Instant downloads: Inside Stories, inside texts, inside language, Literature Perspectives, History of English

Buy and download PDFs of any of our Inside Stories, Inside Texts, Inside Language, or Literature Perspectives teacher guides to VCE texts, as well as VATE's publication, History of English. Pay for your selection using your credit card.

quote a Purchase Order Number, or pay by EFT

Use our online bookshop catalogue and ordering system. We will contact you regarding the cost of posting your requested resources.

If you wish to purchase one of our VATE Publications, we suggest purchasing these as an instant download instead. You can pay using a credit card and receive your order immediately.

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You can also download and fill in a general VATE Bookshop order form and send it to VATE via mail, fax or email.

Ph: 03 9411 8500

Fax: 03 9411 8511

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Address: 1/134-146 Cambridge Street, Collingwood, VIC 3066

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