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Learning Resource Centre

The Learning Resources Centre (LRC) is situated in ‘K’ block on the first floor at Canterbury College, it is open to all staff and students of East Kent College for their various needs. LRC staff are always available to help if you need anything. If you are concerned about something, please bring it to the attention of one of the team.

You will find a wealth of resources and services in the Learning Resources Centre (LRC) to support you in your studies.

What the LRC offers

  • Information books to assist with your course and personal interest
  • Wide range of fiction books and easy readers
  • Daily newspapers and magazines
  • A computer centre with 80+ computers
  • Wi-fi for personal devices
  • Laptops for loan within the LRC
  • Printing, photocopying and scanning up to A3
  • Laminating, Binding and Book Covering*
  • Ask a Librarian service
  • DVDs and Music CDs to borrow
  • Past exam papers
  • Workshops
  • Knowledgeable and friendly staff
  • Multi-faith room
  • MACs
  • A silent study room
  • Online resources including eBooks, maps and journals
    *chargeable services ask staff for more details


Opening times and contact information

We are open:

Monday - 8:45am until 6:30pm
Tuesday - 8:45am until 6:30pm
Wednesday - 8:45am until 6:30pm
Thursday - 8:45am until 6:30pm
Friday - 9:45am until 4:30pm

Contact us:
Telephone: 01227 811166

Follow us:
Twitter: @lrcnews
Facebook: @learningresourcescentre
Instagram: @canterburycollegelrc


HE Study Centre

The HE Study Centre offers a mature environment, exclusively for the use of our Higher Education, Access, and Pre-Access students.

  • 30 PCs in a quiet, professional setting
  • A4 and A3 printing, photocopying and scanning
  • An exclusive collection of Higher Education textbooks
  • A dedicated Higher Education LRC Advisor
  • Access to, and advise in the use of, thousands of online books and academic journals
  • Open Monday-Thursday 8.45am – 5.00pm, Friday 9.45am – 4.30pm