Study support and careers

Library resources

Study space

All libraries provide places to study and access to computers and wifi.

Please note

  • for computer and wifi access you will need your library card and PIN (under 18s must have parental permission)
  • at busy times it may be difficult to find a seat.

Study guides and text books

We offer a range of study guides, text books as well as other non fiction books on topics relevant to your studies.

Search the online library catalogue to find what you need.

If the books you require are not on the shelves you can reserve items online.

Online resources

Access to Research - Thanks to a national initiative, get access to a wide range of academic journals.
This one is only available in the library: on library computers or when using library wifi

Learning resources

Access FREE learning tools with just your library card:

  • Transparent Language - access courses to learn 80 different languages inc German, Spanish, French
  • Theory Test Pro - practise for your driving theory test.
  • Universal Class - 350+ courses
  • FutureLearn - wide range of FREE online courses offered by universities.

e-Books

Mainly fiction, but a growing range of titles on offer.
(More info on accessing e-Books)

Other resources

Bitesize revision is another useful resource, with BBC Revision guides and tests for KS2, KS3, 16 GCSE subjects, and AS, as well as links and other resources.

You can also ask for help finding information and resources by contacting the library by telephone, email, online via the library contact form or just pop in to your nearest library.

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