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Learning Resource Centre

Learning Resource Centres


Our Learning Resource Centres have all the tools and resources you will need to reinforce, enrich and develop your knowledge and skills.

Our well qualified, experienced and friendly staff are on hand to help you, facilitating access to a growing catalogue of print, audio visual and electronic resources that support the college's study programmes. The resources have been specially selected by tutors and library staff to help you succeed in your studies.

If you need any assistance accessing any resources do not hesitate to ask a member of the LRC team. On arrival at the college, students are introduced to the services currently available and provided with updates on new resources as they progress.

In the Learning Resource Centres you can find:

  • PCs and laptops with internet access
  • Wi-Fi
  • Standard and colour printing
  • Standard and colour photocopying
  • Drop-in and bookable ICT facilities
  • Additional resources to book or borrow
  • Text books, journals and newspapers
  • E-books, e-journals and other online resources
  • Books and resources to help you with your study skills
  • DVDs
  • Fiction and graphic novels
  • Desks for group/individual study
  • Quiet study area
  • Private study rooms
  • Study Assistants to help you with your study skills
  • Information Assistants to help you locate resources

Learning Resource Centre staff provide an innovative, responsive service supporting the learning, teaching and research needs of students in a welcoming learning environment that is all-inclusive.

In addition to resources and advice they can support with:

  • Tailored LRC inductions
  • Study skills workshops
  • Supported sessions at all levels, one-to-one or small groups
  • UCAS and personal statement assistance
  • Revision and exam preparation
  • Initial and Diagnostic assessment

Drop in to the LRC at your nearest campus to find out more.

Opening Hours and Contact Details



City Hillsborough Olive Grove Peaks
Opening Hours

Monday: 8am - 5pm
Tuesday: 8am - 7pm
Wednesday: 8am - 7pm
Thursday: 8am - 7pm
Friday: 10am - 4pm


Monday: 8am - 5pm
Tuesday: 8am - 6pm
Wednesday: 8am - 7pm
Thursday: 8am - 5pm
Friday: 10:30am - 4pm
Monday: 8am - 5pm
Tuesday: 8am - 7pm
Wednesday: 8am - 7pm
Thursday: 8am - 7pm
Friday: 10am - 4pm
Monday: 8:30am - 4:30pm
Tuesday: 8:30am - 4:30pm
Wednesday: 8:30am - 4:30pm
Thursday: 8:30am - 4:30pm
Friday: 10am - 4pm
Contact Information

T: 0114 260 2134

E: learningresources@sheffcol.ac.uk

T: 0114 260 2235

E: learningresources@sheffcol.ac.uk

T: 0114 260 2595

E: learningresources@sheffcol.ac.uk

T: 0114 260 2462

E: learningresources@sheffcol.ac.uk

You can use the virtual tour below to take a look around the Learning Resource Centre at City Campus. Or why not check it out in person at one of our Open Days?