Learning Resource Centre (LRC)

Welcome to the Learning Resource Centre - We are here to support you throughout your studies.

Get the best from your learning experience by using our full range of facilities.

Offering more than just books...

The Learning Resource Centre at Shipley College is for everyone on a course or apprenticeship. Our helpful, friendly team of staff are always ready to offer help and advice. he LRC provides a ‘one-stop-shop’ for your information, computing, study and coursework requirements. It also offers a learning environment with individual and group study work areas.

There is a flexible learning environment with individual and group study work areas where you can access books, magazines, newspapers, DVDs, online resources and the internet.

The LRC can also lend you mobile technology to support your learning, including Chromebooks, laptops, cameras and voice recorders. We also have equipment available to support students with additional learning needs.

Just remember, you will need your College ID badge to borrow our resources. We look forward to seeing you!

Study Centre

The Study Centre offers computers and internet access for information searching and completing assignments.  Students may have sessions timetabled in to the Study Centre, or you can access it on a drop-in basis in your free time.  

The Study Centre at Shipley College is staffed by IT Facilitators, who can help with any IT or study skills queries you may have.

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Saltaire Archive

The LRC is also home to the Saltaire Archive and supports the local history club.

The Saltaire Archive is a unique collection of pictures and artefacts of life in Saltaire. It includes books, newspapers, Salt family memorabilia, maps, plans, and illustrations etc. on the history and present development of Saltaire.


Learning Resource Centre Opening Times:

Monday-Thursday 8.30am-6.30pm

Friday 8.30am-4.30pm



Where to find us:

2nd Floor, Exhibition Building, Exhibition Road, BD18 3JW

Email: resource@shipley.ac.uk

Learning Resource Centre Telephone: 01274 327226

Study Centre Telephone: 01274 327248  

 Instagram: www.instagram.com/lrcshipley 

 Twitter: www.twitter.com/LrcShipley

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