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An excellent learning environment.

The Learning Resources Centre

The Learning Resources Centre (LRC) provides an excellent study environment for students. It is bright, open, comfortable and welcoming. There are separate areas for group, individual and silent study.

The LRC offers a comprehensive collection of print and e-books, online journal collections and databases and other resources including video streaming. Links to course-specific learning resources can be found on the LRC Online Portal and Catalogue. Students and staff are able to access online resources 24/7 on and off campus by using OpenAthens accounts.

Resources & Services
  • Access to around 17,000 books and 900 e-books
  • A collection of print and digital magazines covering all taught subjects
  • A wide range of journal titles with access via database subscriptions
  • 220 study spaces
  • A separate group work room, silent room and HE and adult study room
  • 100 PCs and 10 laptops equipped with Windows 10, Microsoft Office 365 and Adobe CC 2018
  • Printing, photocopying and scanning facilities
  • Academic support with literature searching and referencing
  • Workshops
  • Assistance with enquiries
  • Computer account unlocking and resetting of passwords
  • Support using computers, printers and photocopiers
  • Information on enrichment activities
LRC Online Portal and Catalogue

Search the LRC Online Portal and Catalogue (OPAC) for resources:

  • Reading lists
  • Books
  • E-books
  • Databases
  • Journals
  • Websites
  • Referencing guidance

Check your library account, renew and reserve items.

Opening Hours

Term Time

Monday to Thursday: 8.30am to 7pm
Friday: 8.30am to 5pm
Saturday: 9am to 5pm


Monday to Friday: 9am to 4pm

Contact Us

020 8394 3055

020 8394 3175 


Virtual Tour:

100's of PCs and laptops

100's of PCs and laptops

220 study spaces

220 study spaces

Assistance with enquiries

Assistance with enquiries

Group, individual and silent study areas

Group, individual and silent study areas