You automatically become a member of the LC on joining the College, but to borrow resources, use the self-issue terminals or use computers in the Centre you will need to use your College student card. The card will be issued to you soon after you arrive (for L6 and U6 students this is subject to you having paid your resource deposit and having had a photograph taken).
The Learning Centre is the place to come to for:
General Student Information Enquiries: For example concerned with the bursary award, travel, timetables, personal data changes and much, much more.
Learning Support: Please see the Learning Support area on the website for full information.
IT: Providing access to a large number of PCs, laptops, Tablet PCs and wi-fi.
Flexible Study Areas: There is a silent study room, bookable group room, individual study computer room as well as a large drop-in computer space and other study areas.
Printed and E-books: A range of fiction and non-fiction titles to support the courses taught in the college, as well as some study skills materials and leisure reading - online or in print.
For details of what is available, search the LC's online catalogue http://www.opac.aquinas.ac.uk
Audio Visual Materials and Equipment: There is a very good collection of film DVDs to borrow. Kit such as tripods, digital video and stills cameras can be borrowed.
Journals and Newspapers: Up-to-date and concise information is available via a collection of daily and weekly newspapers and over 100 journal titles. Many titles are available online see the Library Moodle pages for links and access details. English as well as foreign language titles are available.
- Multi-functional devices offering colour and black and white copying, print and scanning to email/pdf.
- A stationery store with a range of products and greetings cards is also available.
Please ask a member of LC staff for further details when you are in the Centre. There is a Help Desk on each floor