Chelmsford College

Learning Centres

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The Learning Resource Centres (LRC) offer the following:


  • Desktops
  • Cameras


  • Support to enable all users
  • Autism friendly
  • Dyslexia friendly


  • Books
  • eBooks
  • Online resources


  • Library support
  • Workshops
  • Librarians

Independent Learning

  • Single study tables
  • PC bookings
  • Quiet study zones


Access our full in-house and online catalogue.


Log-in to Liberty WITHIN COLLEGE | Log-in to Liberty EXTERNALLY

  • Log-in using student account
  • Search all library resources
  • Locate with library maps
  • Loan up to 6 books and 7 other resources
  • View/renew current loans
  • Reference resources available for use in the LRC only
  • Book collection service (available out of LRC hours)


Log-in to VLeBooks

  • Direct access to Ebook collection
  • Easy login using Office 365 using your usual college login details
  • Read online or download
  • Available across devices 24/7 including from home
  • Easy read options include; choice of background page colours, zoom as well as read aloud


We have made some changes to our service to ensure Covid secure practices.

What you can expect of us:

  • Staff to support your subject resources enquires
  • Information on how to access a range of online resources
  • An inclusive environment
  • Study spaces for independent work

What we expect of you:

  • Book in with staff on your arrival
  • Maintain a quiet, respectful working environment
  • Always consider other LRC users
  • Ensure phones are kept on silent
  • Water only to keep you hydrated
  • Keep all valuable items with you

Resources | Who can book?

To book any of the below resources click here


  • Students
  • 1 hour intervals


  • Staff
  • Referencing
  • Research

Individual Tables

  • Student
  • 1 hour intervals


  • Staff
  • Flexible booking lengths
  • On and off campus use

Book Collection

  • Out of hours service for all
  • Submit book request list
  • Collect from LRC counter or Reception
  • Return to LRC or Reception

Course Enquiries

Call 01245 265611

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