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The Library

The LibraryT: 0116 264 3527
Library Services Manager: Lesley John

South Leicestershire College Library is on the second floor in our fabulous new building. In the Library are the Audio-Visual Department, and the Copy Shop. We have a wide range of resources, and our staff are available to help you find what you need. We aim to create a supportive environment that encourages all learners to reach their full potential.

The LibraryYou are a member of the Library once you have enrolled on a course. Once you have your college ID card you can borrow up to six items and use the library computers. You need to wear your ID card at all times.


The Library has:

  • 17000 books and over 50 journals
  • Daily newspapers
  • 450 ebooks available 24/7
  • DVDs, CDs and videos
  • Electronic resources that can be accessed 24/7 via our E-Library page on Moodle.
  • A careers collection
  • Study spaces for all learning styles
  • Seminar rooms that can be booked for practising using the Smartboard for presentations
  • 40 computers with email and internet access for study related use which are loaded with the software you will need

View the E-Library at:

Please remember. We operate a fine system for any item that's returned late or is lost, and we ask all our library users to follow our Code of Conduct.


The AV Department has:

  • Video cameras
  • Still cameras
  • Laptops
  • Recorder packs
  • Digital voice recorders
  • Lights

The Library Catalogue

This can be searched 24/7:



The College holds a number of licences to enable staff to provide resources for the learners and to help with teaching:

If you want any advice on Copyright and other intellectual property issues - please contact the Library or the Copy Shop.


Opening Hours

  Term-time Non term-time 
Monday 8.45am - 6.45pm 8.45am - 4.30pm
Tuesday 8.45am - 5.00pm 8.45am - 4.30pm
Wednesday 8.45am - 5.00pm 8.45am - 4.30pm
Thursday 8.45am - 6.15pm 8.45am - 4.30pm
Friday 8.45am - 4.00pm 8.45am - 4.00pm


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Opening Hours

Term Times:
Mon & Thurs: 8.00am - 8.00pm
Tue, Wed & Fri: 8.00am - 5.00pm

Non-term Times:
Mon - Thur: 8.30am - 5.00pm
Fri: 8.30am - 4.30pm
Contact us
South Leicestershire College
Blaby Road
South Wigston
LE18 4PH

Phone: 0116 264 3535
Fax: 0116 277 5578

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